SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libsndfile (SAT Patch Number 10221)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 81078
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for libsndfile fixes two buffer read overflows in sd2_parse_rsrc_fork(). (CVE-2014-9496, bsc#911796)


Apply SAT patch number 10221.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 81078

File Name: suse_11_libsndfile-150123.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/29/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsndfile, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsndfile-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: 1/23/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9496