Upstream information

CVE-2009-4835 at MITRE

Description

The (1) htk_read_header, (2) alaw_init, (3) ulaw_init, (4) pcm_init, (5) float32_init, and (6) sds_read_header functions in libsndfile 1.0.20 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted audio file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 631379 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-libsndfile
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libsndfile >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
  • libsndfile-32bit >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
  • libsndfile-x86 >= 1.0.20-2.6.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libsndfile-devel >= 1.0.20-2.6.5


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 libsndfile Released
SLED-10-SP4 libsndfile Released
SLES-10-SP3 libsndfile Released
SLES-10-SP4 libsndfile Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One libsndfile Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 libsndfile Released