openSUSE Security Update : csound (openSUSE-SU-2012:0315-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75805


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of csound fixes two stack-based buffer overflows that could be exploited via malformed hetro and pvoc files (CVE-2012-0270).


Update the affected csound package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75805

File Name: suse_11_4_csound-120227.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:csound, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/27

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Csound hetro File Handling Stack Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0270