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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3162

Stack-based buffer overflow in the str_read_packet function in libavformat/psxstr.c in FFmpeg before r13993 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted STR file that interleaves audio and video sectors.
Publish Date : 2008-07-14 Last Update Date : 2009-05-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1781 ffmpeg-debian -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7843 unix
DSA-1781-1 ffmpeg-debian -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13670 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-2008-3162

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 0.4.9 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ffmpeg Ffmpeg 14

- References For CVE-2008-3162
MLIST [oss-security] 20080710 CVE id request: libavformat
MLIST [oss-security] 20080716 Re: CVE id request: libavformat
BID 30154 FFmpeg libavformat 'psxstr.c' STR Data Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-29

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3162

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit for more information)

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