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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0136

Original release date: 01/16/2009
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple array index errors in the Audible::Tag::readTag function in metadata/audible/audibletag.cpp in Amarok 1.4.10 through 2.0.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via an Audible Audio (.aa) file with a crafted (1) nlen or (2) vlen Tag value, each of which can lead to an invalid pointer dereference, or the writing of a 0x00 byte to an arbitrary memory location, after an allocation failure.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090111 [TKADV2009-002] Amarok Integer Overflow and Unchecked Allocation Vulnerabilities
External Source: SREASON
Name: 4915
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=908401
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0100
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021558
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=254896
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=479560
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-0715
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:030
External Source: BID
Name: 33210
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=908415
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=908391
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200903-34
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-739-1
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090114 CVE Request -- amarok
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:003
External Source: MISC
Name: http://trapkit.de/advisories/TKADV2009-002.txt
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1706
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://amarok.kde.org/en/releases/
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=479946

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