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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-1419

Original release date: 05/16/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Xiph.org libvorbis 1.2.0 and earlier does not properly handle a zero value for codebook.dim, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or infinite loop) or trigger an integer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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 disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020029
External Source: BID
Name: 29206
External Source: XF
Name: libvorbis-ogg-bo(42397)
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-3934
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-3910
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1591
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1510
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200806-09
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0271
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0270
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=440700
External Source: XF
Name: libvorbis-ogg-dos(42400)
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:102
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-682-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10104
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-3898
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:012

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10104
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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