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CVE-2016-9446 Detail

Current Description

The vmnc decoder in the gstreamer does not initialize the render canvas, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information as demonstrated by thumbnailing a simple 1 frame vmnc movie that does not draw to the allocated render canvas.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/11/18/12 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/11/18/13 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94423 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2060
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=774533 Issue Tracking
https://cgit.freedesktop.org/gstreamer/gst-plugins-bad/commit/gst/vmnc/vmncdec.c?id=4cb1bcf1422bbcd79c0f683edb7ee85e3f7a31fe Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.de/2016/11/0day-poc-risky-design-decisions-in.html Exploit Technical Description Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201705-10

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gstreamer_project:gstreamer:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9446
NVD Published Date:
01/23/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018