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CVE-2008-2009 Detail

Current Description

Xiph.org libvorbis before 1.0 does not properly check for underpopulated Huffman trees, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted OGG file that triggers memory corruption during execution of the _make_decode_tree function.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per http://svn.xiph.org/trunk/vorbis/CHANGES, 1.0 is the first stable release of libvorbis. No version of libvorbis before 1.0 has been confirmed at this time.

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0271.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020029 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-861-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1510/references Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=444443 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42521 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xiph.org:libvorbis:1.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:8.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:8.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:9.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2009
NVD Published Date:
05/16/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/28/2019