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[SA16656] Gentoo update for mplayer

From: Secunia Security Advisories (sec-advsecunia.com)
Date: Thu Sep 01 2005 - 13:52:41 CDT


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TITLE:
Gentoo update for mplayer

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA16656

VERIFY ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16656/

CRITICAL:
Moderately critical

IMPACT:
DoS, System access

WHERE:
From remote

OPERATING SYSTEM:
Gentoo Linux 1.x
http://secunia.com/product/339/

DESCRIPTION:
Gentoo has issued an update for mplayer. This fixes a vulnerability,
which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise
a vulnerable system.

For more information:
SA16509

SOLUTION:
Update to "media-video/mplayer-1.0_pre7-r1" or later.

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200509-01.xml

OTHER REFERENCES:
SA16509:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16509/

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