GLSA-201702-02 : RTMPDump: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96996
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-02 (RTMPDump: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in RTMPDump.
The following is a list of vulnerabilities fixed:
Additional decode input size checks Ignore zero-length packets Potential integer overflow in RTMPPacket_Alloc().
Obsolete RTMPPacket_Free() call left over from original C++ to C rewrite AMFProp_GetObject must make sure the prop is actually an object Impact :
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media flash file using RTMPDump. This could possibly result in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll RTMPDump users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/rtmpdump-2.4_p20161210'