CVE-2008-0486

NameCVE-2008-0486
DescriptionArray index vulnerability in libmpdemux/demux_audio.c in MPlayer 1.0rc2 and SVN before r25917, and possibly earlier versions, as used in Xine-lib 1.1.10, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted FLAC tag, which triggers a buffer overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1496-1, DSA-1536-1, DTSA-114-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs464060, 464696
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mplayer (PTS)squeeze2:1.0~rc3++final.dfsg1-1fixed
wheezy2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1fixed
wheezy (security)2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1+deb7u1fixed
stretch, sid2:1.1.1+svn37434-1fixed
xine-lib (PTS)squeeze1.1.19-2fixed
wheezy1.1.21-1+deb7u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mplayersource(unstable)1.0~rc2-8high464060
mplayersourceetch1.0~rc1-12etch2highDSA-1496-1
mplayersourcelenny1.0~rc2-7+lenny1highDTSA-114-1
xine-libsource(unstable)1.1.10.1-1high464696
xine-libsourceetch1.1.2+dfsg-6highDSA-1536-1
xine-libsourcesarge1.0.1-1sarge7highDSA-1536-1

Notes

[sarge] - xine-lib <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)

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