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CVE-2008-1423 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in a certain quantvals and quantlist calculation in Xiph.org libvorbis 1.2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted OGG file with a large virtual space for its codebook, which triggers a heap overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/16/2008

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
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00001.html Third Party Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200806-09.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1591 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:102 Broken Link
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0270.html Not Applicable
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0271.html Not Applicable
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29206 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020029 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-682-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1510/references Broken Link
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=440709 Issue Tracking
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42403
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9851
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00243.html Mailing List
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00247.html Mailing List
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00256.html Mailing List

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9851
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9851

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:as:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:es:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:ws:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5:*:client:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5:*:client_workstation:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux_advanced_workstation:2.1:*:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1423
NVD Published Date:
05/16/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017