Stack-based buffer overflow in the MPS.StormPlayer.1 ActiveX control in mps.dll in Baofeng Storm allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long argument to the OnBeforeVideoDownload method, as exploited in the wild in April and May 2009. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information. NOTE: it was later reported that and earlier are also affected.
Published 2009-05-11 20:30:00
Updated 2017-09-29 01:34:28
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: OverflowExecute code

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2009-1612

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 99 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

Metasploit modules for CVE-2009-1612

  • BaoFeng Storm mps.dll ActiveX OnBeforeVideoDownload Buffer Overflow
    Disclosure Date: 2009-04-30
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a buffer overflow in BaoFeng's Storm media Player ActiveX control. Versions of mps.dll including and lower are affected. When passing an overly long string to the method "OnBeforeVideoDownload" an attacker can execute arbitrary code.

CVSS scores for CVE-2009-1612

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2009-1612

  • The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it reads from or writes to a memory location outside the buffer's intended boundary. This may result in read or write operations on unexpected memory locations that could be linked to other variables, data structures, or internal program data.
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References for CVE-2009-1612

Products affected by CVE-2009-1612

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