CVE-2008-1423

NameCVE-2008-1423
DescriptionInteger overflow in a certain quantvals and quantlist calculation in Xiph.org libvorbis 1.2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted OGG file with a large virtual space for its codebook, which triggers a heap overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1591-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs482518, 669196

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libvorbis (PTS)wheezy1.3.2-1.3fixed
jessie1.3.4-2fixed
stretch, sid1.3.5-3fixed
libvorbisidec (PTS)stretch, sid, jessie, wheezy1.0.2+svn18153-0.2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libvorbissource(unstable)1.2.0.dfsg-3.1high482518
libvorbissourceetch1.1.2.dfsg-1.4highDSA-1591-1
libvorbisidecsource(unstable)1.0.2+svn18153-0.1high669196

Notes

[squeeze] - libvorbisidec <no-dsa> (Minor issue, no dev-deps)

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