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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6278

Free Lossless Audio Codec (FLAC) libFLAC before 1.2.1 allows user-assisted remote attackers to force a client to download arbitrary files via the MIME-Type URL flag (-->) for the FLAC image file in a crafted .FLAC file.
Publish Date : 2007-12-07 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat does not consider this a security issue. The downloading of arbitrary files will be harmless unless there is a vulnerability in the application handling these other filetypes.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6278

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Flac Libflac 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Flac Libflac 1

- References For CVE-2007-6278

http://research.eeye.com/html/advisories/published/AD20071115.html
EEYE AD20071115
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018974
SECTRACK 1018974
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483765/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071115 EEYE: Multiple Vulnerabilities In .FLAC File Format and Various Media Applications
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/544656
CERT-VN VU#544656
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3423
SREASON 3423

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6278

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


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