CVE-2020-13428 Detail

Current Description

A heap-based buffer overflow in the hxxx_AnnexB_to_xVC function in modules/packetizer/hxxx_nal.c in VideoLAN VLC media player before 3.0.11 for macOS/iOS allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted H.264 Annex-B video (.avi for example) file.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc/vlc-3.0.git;a=commit;h=d5c43c21c747ff30ed19fcca745dea3481c733e0 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/videolan/vlc-3.0/releases/tag/3.0.11 Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/videolan/vlc/commits/master/modules/packetizer/hxxx_nal.c Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4704
https://www.videolan.org/security/sb-vlc3011.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-13428
NVD Published Date:
06/08/2020
NVD Last Modified:
06/19/2020
Source:
MITRE