openSUSE Security Update : libxine1 (libxine1-856)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40275


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of libxine1 fixes an integer overflow in the qt_error parse_trak_atom() function in that leads to a heap-based overflow and allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed Quicktime movie file. (CVE-2009-1274)


Update the affected libxine1 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40275

File Name: suse_11_1_libxine1-090507.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxine1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxine1-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1274

CWE: 119