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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2200

Original release date: 06/27/2006
Last revised: 08/02/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in libmms, as used by (a) MiMMS 0.0.9 and (b) xine-lib 1.1.0 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) send_command, (2) string_utf16, (3) get_data, and (4) get_media_packet functions, and possibly other functions.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20964
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21139
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21023
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23512
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-315-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200607-07
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2487
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:121
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-309-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23218
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=374577
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=468432
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-357-05
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20948
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:117
External Source: BID
Name: 18608
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21036
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20749
Type: Advisory

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