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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1686

Array index vulnerability in Speex 1.1.12 and earlier, as used in libfishsound 0.9.0 and earlier, including Illiminable DirectShow Filters and Annodex Plugins for Firefox, xine-lib before 1.1.12, and many other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a header structure containing a negative offset, which is used to dereference a function pointer.
Publish Date : 2008-04-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2008-04-06 2008-04-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Array index vulnerability in Speex 1.1.12 and earlier, as used in libfishsound 0.9.0 and earlier, including Illiminable ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10026 unix
CVE-2008-1686 unix
DSA-1584 libfishsound -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8197 unix
DSA-1584-1 libfishsound - integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18615 unix
DSA-1585 speex -- integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7912 unix
DSA-1585-1 speex - integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20293 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
ELSA-2008:0235: speex security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22410 unix
RHSA-2008:0235: speex security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080235 unix
USN-611-3 -- gst-plugins-good0.10 vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17732 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-2008-1686

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xine Xine-lib 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xine Xine-lib 0.9.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xine Xine-lib 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.0.3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Xine Xine-lib Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Xine Xine-lib 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Xine Xine-lib Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.5.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.5.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Xiph Libfishsound 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Xiph Speex 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Xiph Speex 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Xiph Speex 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Xiph Speex 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Xiph Speex Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Xiph Speex 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xine Xine-lib 13
Xiph Libfishsound 10
Xiph Speex 17

- References For CVE-2008-1686
XF fishsound-libfishsound-speex-bo(41684)
VUPEN ADV-2008-1302
VUPEN ADV-2008-1301
VUPEN ADV-2008-1187
VUPEN ADV-2008-1228
VUPEN ADV-2008-1268
VUPEN ADV-2008-1269
VUPEN ADV-2008-1300
BUGTRAQ 20080417 [oCERT-2008-004] multiple speex implementations insufficientboundary checks
SECTRACK 1019875
BID 28665 FishSound Library Remote Speex Decoding Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-25
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:013
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:012
MLIST [Speex-dev] 20080406 libfishsound 0.9.1 Release
GENTOO GLSA-200804-17

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1686

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