Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libmikmod (MDVSA-2010:151)

High Nessus Plugin ID 48345


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in libmikmod :

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) crafted samples or (2) crafted instrument definitions in an Impulse Tracker file (CVE-2009-3995).

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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 48345

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2010-151.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/08/17

Modified: 2013/06/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64mikmod-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64mikmod2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64mikmod3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libmikmod-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libmikmod2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libmikmod3, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.1, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/08/16

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3995, CVE-2009-3996, CVE-2010-2546, CVE-2010-2971

BID: 38114, 41917

MDVSA: 2010:151

CWE: 119