Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0249

Published: 2015-10-15 07:43:02
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
libvpx before 1.4.0 allows remote attackers to trigger a negative value for a size field, and consequently cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact, via a crafted frame size in VP9 video data (CVE-2015-1258)

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0249

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1258

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0249.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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