openSUSE Security Update : libmikmod (openSUSE-SU-2010:0209-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 46234


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted 'Impulse Tracker' and 'Ultratracker' files could cause a heap based buffer overflow in libmikmod. Attackers could exploit that to crash or potentially execute code in applications linking against libmikmod (CVE-2009-3995, CVE-2009-3996).


Update the affected libmikmod packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 46234

File Name: suse_11_2_libmikmod-100422.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmikmod, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmikmod-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmikmod-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/22

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3995, CVE-2009-3996

CWE: 119