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MDKSA-2003:078: mpg123 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the mpg123 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2003:078 (mpg123).
A vulnerability in the mpg123 mp3 player could allow local and/or remote
attackers to cause a DoS and possibly execute arbitrary code via an mp3 file
with a zero bitrate, which causes a negative frame size.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:078
Threat Level: High
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