Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : vorbis-tools (MDVSA-2015:037)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 81237
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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


Updated vorbis-tools package fixes security vulnerability :

oggenc/oggenc.c in vorbis-tools 1.4.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted raw file (CVE-2014-9640).


Update the affected vorbis-tools package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81237

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-037.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2/9/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:vorbis-tools, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/6/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9640

BID: 72292

MDVSA: 2015:037