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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-0722

Original release date: 05/20/2011
Last revised: 10/25/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

FFmpeg before 0.5.4, as used in MPlayer and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed RealMedia file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1104-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-1241
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://ffmpeg.mplayerhq.hu/
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:089
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:114
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2306
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:062
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:061
External Source: BID
Name: 47149

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