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[GLSA-200609-06] AdPlug: Multiple vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
AdPlug: Multiple vulnerabilities
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-06
(AdPlug: Multiple vulnerabilities)
AdPlug is vulnerable to buffer and heap overflows when processing the
following types of files: CFF, MTK, DMO, U6M, DTM, and S3M.
By enticing a user to load a specially crafted file, a possible hacker could
execute arbitrary code with the rights of the user running AdPlug.
There are no known workarounds at this time.
All AdPlug users should update to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/adplug-2.0.1"
Threat Level: Medium
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