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 >> [DSA564] DSA-564-1 mpg123


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA564] DSA-564-1 mpg123

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-564-1 mpg123

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Davide Del Vecchio discovered a vulnerability in mpg123, a popular (but
non-free) MPEG layer 1/2/3 audio player. A malicious MPEG layer 2/3
file could cause the header checks in mpg123 to fail, which could in
turn permit arbitrary code to be executed with the rights of the
user running mpg123.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.59r-13woody3.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.59r-16.
We recommend that you upgrade your mpg123 package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-564
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Patriot Memory 960 GB 2.5" Internal Solid State Drive
$380.93
Patriot Memory 960 GB 2.5StarTech USB 3.0 to 2.5" SATA III Cable HDD SSD Hard Drive Adapter Cable
$12.99
StarTech USB 3.0 to 2.5Samsung - 850 PRO 512GB Internal SATA III Solid State Drive for Laptops - Black
$120.0
Samsung - 850 PRO 512GB Internal SATA III Solid State Drive for Laptops - Black pictureIntel S3500 Series 600GB SSD USB Portable Drives. Shipping is Free
$736.0
Intel S3500 Series 600GB SSD USB Portable Drives. Shipping is Free picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.