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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9028

Heap-based buffer overflow in stream_decoder.c in libFLAC before 1.3.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .flac file.
Publish Date : 2014-11-26 Last Update Date : 2018-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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-3082-1 -- flac security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28232 unix
RHSA-2015:0767: flac security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20150767 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1577-1 -- Security update for flac (low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28479 unix
USN-2426-1 -- FLAC vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28364 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-2014-9028

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Flac Libflac * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Flac Libflac 1

- References For CVE-2014-9028 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1588
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0767
BID 71282 libFLAC 'src/libFLAC/stream_decoder.c' Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2015-06-09 CONFIRM
DEBIAN DSA-3082;a=commit;h=fcf0ba06ae12ccd7c67cee3c8d948df15f946b85 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20141125 [oCERT 2014-008] libFLAC multiple issues

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9028

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