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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0586

Original release date: 03/14/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in the gst_vorbis_tag_add_coverart function (gst-libs/gst/tag/gstvorbistag.c) in vorbistag in gst-plugins-base (aka gstreamer-plugins-base) before 0.10.23 in GStreamer allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted COVERART tag that is converted from a base64 representation, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:085
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200907-11
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34350
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9694
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35777
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34335
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ocert.org/patches/2008-015/gst-plugins-base-CVE-2009-0586.diff
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:009
External Source: XF
Name: gstreamer-gstvorbistagaddcoverart-bo(49274)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-735-1
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2008-015.html
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/gstreamer/gst-plugins-base/commit/?id=566583e87147f774e7fc4c78b5f7e61d427e40a9
External Source: BID
Name: 34100
Type: Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9694
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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