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CVE-2009-1788 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in voc_read_header in libsndfile 1.0.15 through 1.0.19, as used in Winamp 5.552 and possibly other media programs, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a VOC file with an invalid header value.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/26/2009

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://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200905-09.xml
http://trapkit.de/advisories/TKADV2009-006.txt Exploit
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1814
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:132
http://www.mega-nerd.com/erikd/Blog/CodeHacking/libsndfile/ Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/ Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34978 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1324 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1348 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50541
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50827

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mega-nerd:libsndfile:1.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mega-nerd:libsndfile:1.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mega-nerd:libsndfile:1.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mega-nerd:libsndfile:1.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mega-nerd:libsndfile:1.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.541:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nullsoft:winamp:5.552:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1788
NVD Published Date:
05/26/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017