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|Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201203-14 ] Audacious Plugins: User-assisted executio
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Audacious Plugins: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 201203-14)
Date: March 16, 2012
Multiple vulnerabilities in Audacious Plugins could result in
execution of arbitrary code or Denial of Service.
Plugins for the Audacious music player.
Vulnerable: < 3.1
Unaffected: >= 3.1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Audacious Plugins:
- The "CSoundFile::ReadWav()" function in load_wav.cpp contains an
integer overflow which could cause a heap-based buffer overflow
- The "CSoundFile::ReadS3M()" function in load_s3m.cpp contains
multiple boundary errors which could cause a stack-based buffer
- The "CSoundFile::ReadAMS()" function in load_ams.cpp contains an
off-by-one error which could cause memory corruption (CVE-2011-2913).
- The "CSoundFile::ReadDSM()" function in load_dms.cpp contains an
off-by-one error which could cause memory corruption (CVE-2011-2914).
- The "CSoundFile::ReadAMS2()" function in load_ams.cpp contains an
off-by-one error which could cause memory corruption (CVE-2011-2915).
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media
file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code, or a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Audacious Plugins users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose