SUSE SLED12 Security Update : gstreamer-0_10-plugins-good (SUSE-SU-2017:0237-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 96695


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


gstreamer-0_10-plugins-good was updated to fix five security issues.
These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-9635: Invalid FLIC files could have caused and an out-of-bounds write (bsc#1012103).

- CVE-2016-9634: Invalid FLIC files could have caused and an out-of-bounds write (bsc#1012102).

- CVE-2016-9810: Invalid files can be used to extraneous unreferences, leading to invalid memory access and DoS (bsc#1013663).

- CVE-2016-9807: Prevent the reading of invalid memory in flx_decode_chunks, leading to DoS (bsc#1013655).

- CVE-2016-9808: Prevent maliciously crafted flic files from causing invalid memory accesses (bsc#1013653). To install this update libbz2-1 needs to be installed if it isn't already present on the system.

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


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-118=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-118=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96695

File Name: suse_SU-2017-0237-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/23

Modified: 2017/02/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:gstreamer-0_10-plugins-good, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:gstreamer-0_10-plugins-good-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:gstreamer-0_10-plugins-good-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9634, CVE-2016-9635, CVE-2016-9636, CVE-2016-9807, CVE-2016-9808, CVE-2016-9810

OSVDB: 147688, 148100, 148101