Vulnerability CVE-2008-3732


Published: 2008-08-20   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Integer overflow in the Open function in modules/demux/tta.c in VLC Media Player 0.8.6i allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TTA file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
VLC 0.8.6i tta File Parsing Heap Overflow PoC
g_
22.08.2008

Type:

CWE-189

(Numeric Errors)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
9.3/10
10/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Videolan -> Vlc media player 

 References:
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/44510
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2394
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30718
http://www.orange-bat.com/adv/2008/adv.08.16.txt
http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/6252
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4170
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200809-06.xml
http://secunia.com/advisories/31512
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14570

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