SuSE 10 Security Update : libmikmod (ZYPP Patch Number 7004)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49879


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


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)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7004.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49879

File Name: suse_libmikmod-7004.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2012/05/17

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

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