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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4654

Stack-based buffer overflow in the parse_master function in the Ty demux plugin (modules/demux/ty.c) in VLC Media Player 0.9.0 through 0.9.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a TiVo TY media file with a header containing a crafted size value.
Publish Date : 2008-10-21 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Stack-based buffer overflow in the parse_master function in the Ty demux plugin (modules/demux/ty.c) in VLC Media Player... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14803 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-2008-4654

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Videolan Vlc Media Player 0.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Videolan Vlc Media Player 5

- References For CVE-2008-4654

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=502726 CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45960
XF vlcmediaplayer-ty-bo(45960)
http://www.videolan.org/security/sa0809.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2856
VUPEN ADV-2008-2856
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31813
BID 31813 VLC Media Player TY File Stack Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-06
http://www.trapkit.de/advisories/TKADV2008-010.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497587/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081020 [TKADV2008-010] VLC media player TiVo ty Processing Stack Overflow Vulnerability
http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commitdiff;h=26d92b87bba99b5ea2e17b7eaa39c462d65e9133 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/19/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20081019 CVE id request: vlc
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4460
SREASON 4460
http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commit;h=fde9e1cc1fe1ec9635169fa071e42b3aa6436033 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4654

VideoLAN VLC TiVo Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a buffer overflow in VideoLAN VLC 0.9.4. By creating a malicious TY file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code.
Module type : exploit Rank : good Platforms : Windows


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