SuSE 10 Security Update : audiofile (ZYPP Patch Number 7394)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57159


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


A heap-overflow in libaudiofile was fixed. The overflow existsed in the WAV processing code and can be exploited to execute arbitrary code.

This update also contains fixed audiofile-32bit packages.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7394.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57159

File Name: suse_audiofile-7394.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2011/03/05