GLSA-201406-06 : Mumble: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 74371


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-06 (Mumble: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mumble:
A crafted length prefix value can trigger a heap-based buffer overflow or NULL pointer dereference in the opus_packet_get_samples_per_frame function (CVE-2014-0044) A crafted packet can trigger an error in the opus_decode_float function, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow (CVE-2014-0045) A crafted SVG referencing local files can lead to resource exhaustion or hangs (CVE-2014-3755) Mumble does not properly escape HTML in some external strings before displaying them (CVE-2014-3756) Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Mumble users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-sound/mumble-1.2.6'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74371

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201406-06.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/06/07

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mumble, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0044, CVE-2014-0045, CVE-2014-3755, CVE-2014-3756

BID: 65369, 65374, 67400, 67401

GLSA: 201406-06