Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2011-2696First vendor Publication2011-07-26
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2011-10-05

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score6.8Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Integer overflow in libsndfile before 1.0.25 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PARIS Audio Format (PAF) file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-2696

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21846
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21846
Title: RHSA-2011:1084: libsndfile security update (Moderate)
Description: Integer overflow in libsndfile before 1.0.25 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PARIS Audio Format (PAF) file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): RHSA-2011:1084-01
CVE-2011-2696
Version: 4
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Product(s): libsndfile
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14157
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14157
Title: USN-1174-1 -- libsndfile vulnerability
Description: libsndfile: Library for reading/writing audio files An application using libsndfile could be made to crash or possibly run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1174-1
CVE-2011-2696
Version: 5
Platform(s): Ubuntu 11.04
Ubuntu 10.04
Ubuntu 10.10
Product(s): libsndfile
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13008
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13008
Title: DSA-2288-1 libsndfile -- integer overflow
Description: Hossein Lotfi discovered an integer overflow in libsndfile's code to parse Paris Audio files, which could potentially lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-2288-1
CVE-2011-2696
Version: 5
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 5.0
Debian GNU/Linux 6.0
Debian GNU/kFreeBSD 6.0
Product(s): libsndfile
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23568
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23568
Title: ELSA-2011:1084: libsndfile security update (Moderate)
Description: Integer overflow in libsndfile before 1.0.25 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PARIS Audio Format (PAF) file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2011:1084-01
CVE-2011-2696
Version: 6
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 6
Product(s): libsndfile
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27271
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27271
Title: ELSA-2011-1084 -- libsndfile security update (moderate)
Description: [1.0.20-3.1] - fixes integer overflow by processing certain PAF audio files (#722841)
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2011-1084
CVE-2011-2696
Version: 3
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 6
Product(s): libsndfile
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application29

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-06-06Name : RedHat Update for libsndfile RHSA-2011:1084-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2011_1084-01_libsndfile.nasl
2011-09-21Name : FreeBSD Ports: libsndfile
File : nvt/freebsd_libsndfile1.nasl
2011-09-12Name : Fedora Update for libsndfile FEDORA-2011-9319
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2011_9319_libsndfile_fc14.nasl
2011-08-07Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2288-1 (libsndfile)
File : nvt/deb_2288_1.nasl
2011-07-27Name : Mandriva Update for libsndfile MDVSA-2011:119 (libsndfile)
File : nvt/gb_mandriva_MDVSA_2011_119.nasl
2011-07-27Name : Fedora Update for libsndfile FEDORA-2011-9325
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2011_9325_libsndfile_fc15.nasl
2011-07-27Name : Ubuntu Update for libsndfile USN-1174-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1174_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
74055libsndfile PAF File Handling Overflow

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_3_libsndfile-110719.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_4_libsndfile-110719.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-12-18Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201312-14.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2011-1084.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20110720_libsndfile_on_SL6_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-12-13Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_libsndfile-7639.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-09-13Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_b9f3ffa3dd6c11e0b7fc000a5e1e33c6.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-09-07Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2011-9319.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-08-01Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_libsndfile-7638.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-08-01Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_libsndfile-110719.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-29Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2288.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-26Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2011-119.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-26Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1174-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-25Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2011-9325.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-21Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-1084.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48644
CONFIRMhttp://www.mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/ChangeLog
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=375125
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=721234
DEBIANhttp://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2288
FEDORAhttp://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-July/062955.html
MANDRIVAhttp://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:119
MISChttp://www.securelist.com/en/advisories/45125
MLISThttp://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/14/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/14/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/14/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/14/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/15/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/15/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/15/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/18/1
REDHAThttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1084.html
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/45125
http://secunia.com/advisories/45351
http://secunia.com/advisories/45384
http://secunia.com/advisories/45388
http://secunia.com/advisories/45433
SUSEhttps://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/10387521
UBUNTUhttp://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1174-1

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