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CVE-2009-4637 Detail

Current Description

FFmpeg 0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors that trigger a stack-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2009/09/patching-ffmpeg-into-shape.html Exploit
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2000
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36465
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-931-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0935
https://roundup.ffmpeg.org/roundup/ffmpeg/issue1240

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:ffmpeg:ffmpeg:0.5
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4637
NVD Published Date:
02/09/2010
NVD Last Modified:
05/20/2010