Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : taglib (MDVSA-2013:131)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66143


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


Updated taglib packages fix security vulnerabilities :

taglib before 1.7.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted MP4 file (CVE-2012-2396).


Update the affected lib64taglib-devel, lib64taglib1 and / or lib64taglib_c0 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66143

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-131.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/20

Modified: 2014/11/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64taglib-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64taglib1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64taglib_c0, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2396

BID: 53535

MDVSA: 2013:131

MGASA: 2012-0116