Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA1081] DSA-1081-1 libextractor


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA1081] DSA-1081-1 libextractor

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1081-1 libextractor

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Luigi Auriemma discovered a buffer overflow in the processing of ASF
files in libextractor, a library to extract arbitrary meta-data from
files, which can lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.4.2-2sarge5.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.5.14-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1081
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 18021

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

HP ZBook 17 G3 E3-1535m Motherboard 848306-001 Apw70 La-c391p
$499.99
HP ZBook 17 G3 E3-1535m Motherboard 848306-001 Apw70 La-c391p picture1PC NEW Mitsubishi servo motor HC-AQ0336BS-S8 (by DHL or EMS) #LMZ
$572.0
1PC NEW  Mitsubishi servo motor HC-AQ0336BS-S8   (by DHL or EMS) #LMZ pictureA55 Desktop Computer Mainboard USB 2.0 HDMI Interface for GA S3P DDR3 Socket
$52.75
A55 Desktop Computer Mainboard USB 2.0 HDMI Interface for GA S3P DDR3 Socket pictureSP-586TB Motherboard Manual with Drivers
$9.99
SP-586TB Motherboard Manual with Drivers picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.