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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3124

Original release date: 08/26/2010
Last revised: 07/18/2011


Untrusted search path vulnerability in bin/winvlc.c in VLC Media Player 1.1.3 and earlier allows local users, and possibly remote attackers, to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse wintab32.dll that is located in the same folder as a .mp3 file.


Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html 'CWE-426: Untrusted Search Path'


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2172
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc/vlc-1.1.git;a=blobdiff;f=bin/winvlc.c;h=ac9b97ca9f5f9ba001f13bf61eb5127a1c1dbcbf;hp=2d09cba320e3b0def7069ce1ebab25d1340161c5;hb=43a31df56c37bd62c691cdbe3c1f11babd164b56;hpb=2d366da738b19f8d761d7084746c6db6f52808c6
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100825 Re: CVE request: VLC media player - DLL preloading vulnerability
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100825 CVE request: VLC media player - DLL preloading vulnerability
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12190
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 14750
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41107
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12190
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.3.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.3.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.83
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.90
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.91
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.92
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.73
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.80
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.81
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.82
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.63
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.70
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.71
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.72
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.5.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.6.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.5.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.10
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.7.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.6.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.5.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.6.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.5.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.4.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.9
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99i
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99h
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99g
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99f
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.62
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.61
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.8a
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.60
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99e
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.1.99b
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.4

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