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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1513

Original release date: 05/04/2009
Last revised: 08/08/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the PATinst function in src/load_pat.cpp in libmodplug before 0.8.7 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long instrument name.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/12/2009)
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of libmodplug embedded in gstreamer-plugins as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4, as they do not include support for the PAT file type.

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=526084
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:128
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35026
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090429 Re: CVE Request -- libmodplug
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36158
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34927
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 54109
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-771-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://modplug-xmms.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=modplug-xmms;a=commitdiff;h=c4ebb701be6ee9a296a44fdac5a20b7739ff0595
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=678622&group_id=1275
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35736
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200907-07
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://modplug-xmms.cvs.sourceforge.net/viewvc/modplug-xmms/libmodplug/src/load_pat.cpp?r1=1.3&r2=1.4
External Source: BID
Name: 34747
Type: Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1850
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1200
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&aid=2777467&group_id=1275&atid=301275
Type: Patch Information

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