Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libmodplug (MDVSA-2013:232)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69890


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


Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in libmodplug :

An integer overflow within the abc_set_parts() function (src/load_abc.cpp) can be exploited to corrupt heap memory via a specially crafted ABC file (CVE-2013-4233).

An error within the abc_MIDI_drum() and abc_MIDI_gchord() functions (src/load_abc.cpp) can be exploited to cause a buffer overflow via a specially crafted ABC file (CVE-2013-4234).

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.


Update the affected lib64modplug-devel and / or lib64modplug1 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69890

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-232.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/09/14

Modified: 2013/11/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64modplug-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64modplug1, 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: 2013/09/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4233, CVE-2013-4234

BID: 61713, 61714

MDVSA: 2013:232