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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0186

Integer overflow in libsndfile 1.0.18, as used in Winamp and other products, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted description chunks in a CAF audio file, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2009-03-04 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0186 unix
DSA-1742 libsndfile -- integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7904 unix
DSA-1742-1 libsndfile -- integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12784 unix
Integer overflow in libsndfile 1.0.18, as used in Winamp and other products oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25537 windows
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0186

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 0.0.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.0 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mega-nerd Libsndfile 1.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Nullsoft Winamp 5.55 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Nullsoft Winamp 5.541 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mega-nerd Libsndfile 23
Nullsoft Winamp 2

- References For CVE-2009-0186
XF libsndfile-caf-bo(49038)
VUPEN ADV-2009-0585
VUPEN ADV-2009-0584
BUGTRAQ 20090303 Secunia Research: Winamp CAF Processing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
BUGTRAQ 20090303 Secunia Research: libsndfile CAF Processing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
BID 33963 libsndfile CAF Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-03
SECTRACK 1021784
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:008
GENTOO GLSA-200904-16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0186

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