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CVE-2011-0480 Detail


Multiple buffer overflows in vorbis_dec.c in the Vorbis decoder in FFmpeg, as used in Google Chrome before 8.0.552.237 and Chrome OS before 8.0.552.344, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted WebM file, related to buffers for (1) the channel floor and (2) the channel residue.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.video.ffmpeg.devel/122703 Broken Link 
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=610550 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=68115 Exploit  Issue Tracking  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://codereview.chromium.org/5964011 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://codereview.chromium.org/6069005 Vendor Advisory 
http://ffmpeg.mplayerhq.hu/ Third Party Advisory 
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2011/01/chrome-stable-release.html Vendor Advisory 
http://roundup.ffmpeg.org/issue2548 Broken Link 
http://roundup.ffmpeg.org/issue2550 Broken Link 
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?view=rev&revision=70200 Broken Link 
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2306 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:061 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45788 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.srware.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=2054 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1104-1/ Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64671 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14380 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-120 Buffer Copy without Checking Size of Input ('Classic Buffer Overflow') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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