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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0894

Heap-based buffer overflow in the decoder_create function in the initialization functionality in xvidcore/src/decoder.c in Xvid before 1.2.2, as used by Windows Media Player and other applications, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving the DirectShow (aka DShow) frontend and improper handling of the XVID_ERR_MEMORY return code during processing of a crafted movie file. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2009-06-02 Last Update Date : 2018-08-13
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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 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

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0894

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xvid Xvid 1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xvid Xvid 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xvid Xvid 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xvid Xvid 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Xvid Xvid 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Xvid Xvid 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xvid Xvid 6

- References For CVE-2009-0894 CONFIRM
BID 35158 Xvid Video Codec DirectShow Initialization Logic Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-16[backPid]=64&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=7 CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0894

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