CVE-2008-1769

NameCVE-2008-1769
DescriptionVLC before 0.8.6f allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted Cinepak file that triggers an out-of-bounds array access and memory corruption.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1819-1, DTSA-125-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs478140

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
vlc (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)2.0.3-5+deb7u2fixed
jessie, jessie (security)2.2.4-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid2.2.4-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
vlcsource(unstable)0.8.6.e-2.1low478140
vlcsourceetch0.8.6-svn20061012.debian-5.1+etch3mediumDSA-1819-1
vlcsourcelenny0.8.6.c-6+lenny4mediumDTSA-125-1

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