openSUSE Security Update : libcdaudio (libcdaudio-293)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40023


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a heap-based buffer overflow in libcdaudio that can be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code.


Update the affected libcdaudio packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40023

File Name: suse_11_0_libcdaudio-081107.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcdaudio, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcdaudio-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/07