Stack-based buffer overflow in the Phonetic Indexer (AvidPhoneticIndexer.exe) in Avid Media Composer 5.5.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long request to TCP port 4659.
Published 2011-12-25 01:55:03
Updated 2017-08-29 01:30:38
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: OverflowExecute code

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2011-5003

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 99 %
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Metasploit modules for CVE-2011-5003

  • Avid Media Composer 5.5 - Avid Phonetic Indexer Buffer Overflow
    Disclosure Date: 2011-11-29
    First seen: 2020-04-26
    This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in process AvidPhoneticIndexer.exe (port 4659), which comes as part of the Avid Media Composer 5.5 Editing Suite. This daemon sometimes starts on a different port; if you start it standalone it will run on port 4660.

CVSS scores for CVE-2011-5003

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CWE ids for CVE-2011-5003

References for CVE-2011-5003

Products affected by CVE-2011-5003

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