CVE-2007-1246 Detail

Current Description

The DMO_VideoDecoder_Open function in loader/dmo/DMO_VideoDecoder.c in MPlayer 1.0rc1 and earlier, as used in xine-lib, does not set the biSize before use in a memcpy, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a buffer overflow and possibly execute arbitrary code, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-1387.


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Failed exploit attempts will likely result in a denial-of-service condition.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-March/052738.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200704-09.xml
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-21.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.449141
http://svn.mplayerhq.hu/mplayer/trunk/loader/dmo/DMO_VideoDecoder.c Patch 
http://svn.mplayerhq.hu/mplayer/trunk/loader/dmo/DMO_VideoDecoder.c?r1=22019&r2=22204
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1536
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:055
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:057
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_007_suse.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_5_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/466691/30/6900/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22771
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-433-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0794 Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32747

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1246
NVD Published Date:
03/03/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018
Source:
MITRE