SuSE9 Security Update : libvorbis (YOU Patch Number 12620)

high Nessus Plugin ID 47590


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The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of libvorbis fixes a memory corruption while parsing OGG files. The bug is exploitable by remote attackers to cause an application crash and could probably be exploited to execute arbitrary code. The issue has been tracked as CVE-2009-2663.


Apply YOU patch number 12620.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47590

File Name: suse9_12620.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/5/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/28/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2663

CWE: 399