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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-6303: Snack: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-6303: Snack: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/28/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the GetWavHeader function in generic/jkSoundFile.c in the Snack Sound Toolkit, as used in WaveSurfer 1.8.8p4, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large chunk size in a WAV file.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-tcltk-snack

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