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CVE-2008-0984 Detail

Current Description

The MP4 demuxer (mp4.c) for VLC media player 0.8.6d and earlier, as used in Miro Player 1.1 and earlier, allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary memory and execute arbitrary code via a malformed MP4 file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/26/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-February/060481.html
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2147
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1543
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200803-13.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488841/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28007
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019510
http://www.videolan.org/security/sa0802.html Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0682 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0984
NVD Published Date:
02/26/2008
NVD Last Modified:
06/20/2011