SuSE 11.3 Security Update : flac (SAT Patch Number 10029)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79761


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


flac was updated to fix two security issues :

- Stack overflow may result in arbitrary code execution.

- Heap overflow via specially crafted .flac files.


Apply SAT patch number 10029.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79761

File Name: suse_11_flac-141201.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/06

Modified: 2014/12/06

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:suse_linux:11:libFLAC++6, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libFLAC8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libFLAC8-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8962, CVE-2014-9028