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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1878

Stack-based buffer overflow in the demux_nsf_send_chunk function in src/demuxers/demux_nsf.c in xine-lib 1.1.12 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long NSF title.
Publish Date : 2008-04-17 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1878 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20081878 unix
DSA-1586 xine-lib -- multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7965 unix
DSA-1586-1 xine-lib - multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18584 unix
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-2008-1878

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xine Xine-lib 8

- References For CVE-2008-1878

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00571.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3353
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00536.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3326
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:178
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:178
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41865
XF xinelib-demuxnsfsendchunk-bo(41865)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28816
BID 28816 xine-lib NES Sound Format Demuxer 'demux_nsf.c' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-25
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-635-1
UBUNTU USN-635-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1247/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1247
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-01.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200808-01
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:177
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:177
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1586
DEBIAN DSA-1586
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:012
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/5458
EXPLOIT-DB 5458

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1878

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


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