Fedora Core 10 FEDORA-2008-11848 (libcdaudio)

Published: 2009-02-10 14:52:40
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Technical Details:
libcdaudio is a library designed to provide functions to control operation of a CD-ROM when playing audio CDs. It also contains functions for CDDB and CD Index lookup. Update Information: This update fixes a potential buffer overflow caused by large amount of CDDB replies (CVE-2005-0706). ChangeLog: * Sat Dec 27 2008 Axel Thimm - 0.99.12p2-11 - Fix CVE-2005-0706. * Wed May 21 2008 Tom spot Callaway - 0.99.12p2-10 - took COPYING out of doc (it is simply wrong) - fixed license tag

Recommendations:
Apply the appropriate updates. This update can be installed with the yum update program. Use su -c 'yum update libcdaudio' at the command line. For more information, refer to Managing Software with yum, available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/. https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=FEDORA-2008-11848

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to libcdaudio announced via advisory FEDORA-2008-11848.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-0706

References:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=470552

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2009-02-10
Modified
2017-07-10
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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