Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Title liblivemedia security update
Name DSA-4343 First vendor Publication 2018-11-23
Vendor Debian Last vendor Modification 2018-11-23
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision 1

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 7.5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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It was discovered that a buffer overflow in liveMedia, a set of C ++libraries for multimedia streaming could result in the execution of arbitrary code when parsing a malformed RTSP stream.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2016.11.28-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your liblivemedia packages.

For the detailed security status of liblivemedia please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/liblivemedia

Original Source

Url : http://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4343

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1
Os 2

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2018-11-26 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4343.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-11-21 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-1582.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-10-29 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_fa194483dabd11e8bf395404a68ad561.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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Date Informations
2019-01-25 21:21:23
  • Multiple Updates
2018-11-23 21:19:17
  • First insertion