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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5616

Stack-based buffer overflow in the demux_open_vqf function in libmpdemux/demux_vqf.c in MPlayer 1.0 rc2 before r28150 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed TwinVQ file.
Publish Date : 2008-12-17 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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1782-1 mplayer -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12883 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-2008-5616

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mplayer Mplayer * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.90 Rc * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.90 Pre * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.90 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.90 Rc4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.91 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.92 Cvs * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.92 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mplayer Mplayer 0.92.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre3try2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre7try2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre5try1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre5try2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mplayer Mplayer 1.0 Pre3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mplayer Mplayer 20

- References For CVE-2008-5616
BUGTRAQ 20081214 [TKADV2008-014] MPlayer TwinVQ Processing Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
BID 32822 MPlayer TwinVQ Handling Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-29

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5616

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