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CVE-2010-2937 Detail

Description

The ReadMetaFromId3v2 function in taglib.cpp in the TagLib plugin in VideoLAN VLC media player 0.9.0 through 1.1.2 does not properly process ID3v2 tags, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted media file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/20/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc/vlc-1.0.git;a=commit;h=22a22e356c9d93993086810b2e25b59b55925b3a
http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc/vlc-1.1.git;a=commit;h=24918843e57c7962e28fcb01845adce82bed6516
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/42386
http://www.videolan.org/security/sa1004.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2087
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14676

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14676
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14676

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2937
NVD Published Date:
08/20/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017