Fedora 23 : libsndfile-1.0.25-18.fc23 (2015-71b291686c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89284


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


fix CVE-2015-7805 libsndfile: Heap overflow vulnerability when parsing specially crafted AIFF header

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected libsndfile package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89284

File Name: fedora_2015-71b291686c.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libsndfile, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8075