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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:048: mplayer

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the mplayer package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:048 (mplayer).



Multiple integer overflows in (1) the new_demux_packet function in demuxer.h
and (2) the demux_asf_read_packet function in demux_asf.c in MPlayer
1.0pre7try2 and earlier permit remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an
ASF file with a large packet length value. The updated packages have been
patched to prevent this problem.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:048
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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