mpg123 Multiple Remote Overflows

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2265

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host seems to be running mpg123 (or one of its derivatives). This version of mpg123 is reported to be vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow that may permit an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2265

File Name: 2265.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2004/09/07

Modified: 2016/12/06

Dependencies: 1769

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1284, CVE-2004-0991, CVE-2004-0805

BID: 11121, 11958, 12218