blob: 7519fd1e29c62ed07fccf923fad7cc32bc5bc679 [file] [log] [blame]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
<glsa id="200604-04">
<title>Kaffeine: Buffer overflow</title>
<synopsis>
Kaffeine is vulnerable to a buffer overflow that could lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">kaffeine</product>
<announced>April 05, 2006</announced>
<revised>April 05, 2006: 01</revised>
<bug>127326</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="media-video/kaffeine" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.7.1-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.7.1-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Kaffeine is a graphical front-end for the xine-lib multimedia
library.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Kaffeine uses an unchecked buffer when fetching remote RAM
playlists via HTTP.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A remote attacker could entice a user to play a specially-crafted
RAM playlist resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
permissions of the user running the application.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Kaffeine users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-video/kaffeine-0.7.1-r2&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-0051">CVE-2006-0051</uri>
<uri link="http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20060404-1.txt">KDE Security Advisory: Kaffeine buffer overflow</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Tue, 04 Apr 2006 13:17:18 +0000">
DerCorny
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Tue, 04 Apr 2006 19:29:42 +0000">
jaervosz
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Wed, 05 Apr 2006 21:13:35 +0000">
jaervosz
</metadata>
</glsa>