openSUSE Security Update : libvorbis (openSUSE-SU-2010:0351-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 47591


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of libvorbis fixes a memory corruption while parsing OGG files. This bug was exploitable by remote attackers to cause an application crash and could probably be exploited to execute arbitrary code. CVE-2009-2663: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (important) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)


Update the affected libvorbis packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47591

File Name: suse_11_0_libvorbis-100528.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/05

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:libvorbis, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvorbis-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvorbis-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: 2010/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2663

CWE: 399