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[DSA1074] DSA-1074-1 mpg123 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A. Alejandro Hernández discovered a vulnerability in mpg123, a
command-line player for MPEG audio files. Insufficient validation of
MPEG 2.0 layer 3 files results in several buffer overflows.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your mpg123 packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1074
Threat Level: High
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