Debian LTS: Security Advisory for gst-plugins-base0.10 (DLA-2126-1)

Published: 2020-02-29 04:00:16
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'gst-plugins-base0.10' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DLA-2126-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Some isses have been found in gst-plugins-base0.10, a Linux Distribution Package that provides GStreamer plugins from the 'base' set. All issues are related to crafted ico-files that could result in an out-of-bounds read or crafted video- and ASDF-files that could produce floating point exceptions, which could cause a denial of service.

Affected Versions:
'gst-plugins-base0.10' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 0.10.36-2+deb8u2. We recommend that you upgrade your gst-plugins-base0.10 Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9811
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5837
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5844

References:

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/02/msg00032.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/DLA-2126-1

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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