Ubuntu Security Notice USN-735-1 March 16, 2009========================================================== gst-plugins-base0.10 vulnerability CVE-2009-0586 ========================================================== A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:
This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the necessary changes.
It was discovered that the Base64 decoding functions in GStreamer Base Plugins did not properly handle large images in Vorbis file tags. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted Vorbis file, an attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.