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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6172

Buffer overflow in the asmrp_eval function in the RealMedia RTSP stream handler (asmrp.c) for Real Media input plugin, as used in (1) xine/xine-lib, (2) MPlayer 1.0rc1 and earlier, and possibly others, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a rulebook with a large number of rulematches.
Publish Date : 2006-11-30 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6172

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xine Real Media Input Plugin Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mplayer Mplayer 1
Xine Real Media Input Plugin 1

- References For CVE-2006-6172

http://secunia.com/advisories/25555
SECUNIA 25555
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:224
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:224
http://secunia.com/advisories/23242
SECUNIA 23242
http://secunia.com/advisories/23218
SECUNIA 23218
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:112
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:112
http://secunia.com/advisories/23335
SECUNIA 23335
http://secunia.com/advisories/23249
SECUNIA 23249
http://secunia.com/advisories/23301
SECUNIA 23301
http://secunia.com/advisories/23512
SECUNIA 23512
http://secunia.com/advisories/24339
SECUNIA 24339
http://secunia.com/advisories/24336
SECUNIA 24336
http://secunia.com/advisories/23567
SECUNIA 23567
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200612-02
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200702-11.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200702-11
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1244
DEBIAN DSA-1244
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=468432 CONFIRM
http://www.mplayerhq.hu/design7/news.html#vuln14 CONFIRM
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.433842
SLACKWARE SSA:2006-357-05
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4824
VUPEN ADV-2006-4824
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_28_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:028
http://www.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/patches/asmrules_fix_20061231.diff
https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1603458&group_id=9655&atid=109655
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21435
BID 21435 Xine-Lib RuleMatches Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-05
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-392-1
UBUNTU USN-392-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6172

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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