CVE-2004-1188

NameCVE-2004-1188
DescriptionThe pnm_get_chunk function in xine 0.99.2 and earlier, and other packages such as MPlayer that use the same code, does not properly verify that the chunk size is less than the PREAMBLE_SIZE, which causes a read operation with a negative length that leads to a buffer overflow via (1) RMF_TAG, (2) DATA_TAG, (3) PROP_TAG, (4) MDPR_TAG, and (5) CONT_TAG values, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-1187.
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Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mplayer (PTS)stretch2:1.3.0-6fixed
buster2:1.3.0-8fixed
bullseye2:1.4+ds1-1fixed
sid2:1.4+ds1-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mplayersource(unstable)(not affected)
xine-libsource(unstable)1-rc8-1

Notes

- mplayer <not-affected> (fixed in 1.0-pre5 which precedes the version included in etch)

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