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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3316

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in plugins in VideoLAN VLC Media Player before 0.8.6c allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in (1) an Ogg/Vorbis file, (2) an Ogg/Theora file, (3) a CDDB entry for a CD Digital Audio (CDDA) file, or (4) Service Announce Protocol (SAP) multicast packets.
Publish Date : 2007-06-21 Last Update Date : 2013-08-23
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1332-1 vlc oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18957 unix
Multiple format string vulnerabilities in plugins in VideoLAN VLC Media Player before 0.8.6c oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14600 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3316

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.8.6b Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.8.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Videolan Vlc Media Player 2

- References For CVE-2007-3316

http://secunia.com/advisories/26269
SECUNIA 26269
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1332
DEBIAN DSA-1332
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200707-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200707-12
http://www.isecpartners.com/advisories/2007-001-vlc.txt
http://osvdb.org/37381
OSVDB 37381
http://osvdb.org/37380
OSVDB 37380
http://osvdb.org/37379
OSVDB 37379
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/471933/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070621 VLC 0.8.6b format string vulnerability & integer overflow
http://osvdb.org/37382
OSVDB 37382
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24555
BID 24555 VLC Media Player Multiple Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-12-18
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2262
VUPEN ADV-2007-2262
http://secunia.com/advisories/25753
SECUNIA 25753
http://secunia.com/advisories/25980
SECUNIA 25980
http://www.videolan.org/sa0702.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/200928
CERT-VN VU#200928

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3316

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


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