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ModPlug XMMS Plugin: Multiple vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201408-07 / modplug
Release Date August 16, 2014
Latest Revision August 16, 2014: 1
Impact normal
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
media-libs/libmodplug < >= All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #480388


Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ModPlug XMMS Plugin, worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

2.  Impact Information


ModPlug XMMS Plugin is a library for playing MOD-like music files


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ModPlug XMMS Plugin. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time.


All ModPlug XMMS Plugin users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libmodplug-"

4.  References


Page updated August 16, 2014

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