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CVE-2016-9810 Detail

Current Description

The gst_decode_chain_free_internal function in the flxdex decoder in gst-plugins-good in GStreamer before 1.10.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory read and crash) via an invalid file, which triggers an incorrect unref call.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/13/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/01/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/05/8 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95163 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2060
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=774897 Issue Tracking
https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/releases/1.10/#1.10.2 Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201705-10

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gstreamer:gstreamer:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.10.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9810
NVD Published Date:
01/13/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018