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CVE-2013-1999 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in X.org libXvMC 1.0.7 and earlier allows X servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted length or index values to the XvMCGetDRInfo function.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/15/2013

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-1999
Original release date:
06/15/2013
Last revised:
11/24/2013
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-May/106766.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2013-9099
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00153.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1025
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2675 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2675
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/05/23/3 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20130523 Fwd: [ANNOUNCE] X.Org Security Advisory: Protocol handling issues in X Window System client libraries
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1868-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1868-1
http://www.x.org/wiki/Development/Security/Advisory-2013-05-23 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.x.org/wiki/Development/Security/Advisory-2013-05-23

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