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Author Topic: 080915 xine-lib-1.1.14 vulnerability [VL 6.0 & VL 5.9]  (Read 5518 times)


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080915 xine-lib-1.1.14 vulnerability [VL 6.0 & VL 5.9]
« on: September 19, 2008, 10:00:09 am »

A vulnerability exists in xine-lib-1.1.14 which could allow a DoS via corrupted Ogg files (CVE-2008-3231) and possibly buffer overflows. 

A new package for xine-lib-1.1.15 is in the testing repository for veclinux-current (VL 6.0) and has been in patches for VL 5.9 for some time now.  Both are available via gslapt or slapt-get.
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