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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3275

Original release date: 03/28/2011
Last revised: 01/27/2012


libdirectx_plugin.dll in VideoLAN VLC Media Player before 1.1.8 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted width in an AMV file, related to a "dangling pointer vulnerability."


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: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14718
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.metasploit.com/modules/exploit/windows/browser/vlc_amv
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110323 CORE-2011-0208: VLC Vulnerabilities handling .AMV and .NSV files
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/releases/1.1.8.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 47012
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2211
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 71277
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025250
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0759
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.coresecurity.com/content/vlc-vulnerabilities-amv-nsv-files
External Source: SREASON
Name: 8162
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43826
Type: Advisory
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 17048
External Source: XF
Name: vlcmediaplayer-amv-bo(66259)

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14718
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:0.4.0
* 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:0.2.91
* 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:0.2.70
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.71
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.2.72
* 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:0.1.99i
* 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:0.2.0
* 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:0.5.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.6.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.5.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.7.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.6.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.8.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.10
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.8a
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:0.9.9
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.0
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:1.1.7 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:videolan:vlc_media_player:

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