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Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1769-1] gst-plugins-base0.10 security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

3 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update for the 'gst-plugins-base0.10' package(s) announced via the DSA-1769-1 advisory.

Insight

Insight

The RTSP connection parser in the base GStreamer packages version 0.10, which is a streaming media framework, was vulnerable against an heap-based buffer overflow by sending a longer than allowed session id in a response and including a semicolon to change the maximum length. This could result in a remote code execution.

Affected Software

Affected Software

'gst-plugins-base0.10' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version 0.10.36-2+deb8u1. We recommend that you upgrade your gst-plugins-base0.10 packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)