Executive Summary

Summary
Titlelibsndfile: Multiple vulnerabilities
Informations
NameGLSA-201811-23First vendor Publication2018-11-30
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2018-11-30
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score7.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libsndfile, the worst of which might allow remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.

Background

libsndfile is a C library for reading and writing files containing sampled sound.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libsndfile. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker, by enticing a user to open a specially crafted file, could cause a Denial of Service condition or have other unspecified impacts.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All libsndfile users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=media-libs/libsndfile-1.0.28-r4"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-12562 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-12562
[ 2 ] CVE-2017-14634 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14634
[ 3 ] CVE-2017-6892 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6892
[ 4 ] CVE-2017-8361 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-8361
[ 5 ] CVE-2017-8362 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-8362
[ 6 ] CVE-2017-8363 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-8363
[ 7 ] CVE-2017-8365 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-8365
[ 8 ] CVE-2018-13139 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-13139

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-23

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201811-23.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
75 %CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
12 %CWE-369Divide By Zero
12 %CWE-125Out-of-bounds Read

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application1

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2018-12-03Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201811-23.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-03-02Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_2b3860751d9c11e8b6aa4ccc6adda413.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-03-01Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_004debf91d1611e8b6aa4ccc6adda413.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-09-01Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-fa6784d0bd.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-08-28Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-67a3755b96.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-08-08Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-1049.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-07-17Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-9b932ec622.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-07-17Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-b6959bc910.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-07-13Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-2cfb239358.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-07-13Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-708adeb9b6.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-06-16Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-a3d6e1a7bf.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-06-15Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-985.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-06-13Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-abbac6c64b.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-06-02Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-3306-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-30Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-956.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-30Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2017-625.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-23Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2017-1367-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-11Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2017-1236-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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DateInformations
2018-11-30 13:18:50
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