CVE-2008-5032

NameCVE-2008-5032
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in VideoLAN VLC media player 0.5.0 through 0.9.5 might allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via the header of an invalid CUE image file, related to modules/access/vcd/cdrom.c. NOTE: this identifier originally included an issue related to RealText, but that issue has been assigned a separate identifier, CVE-2008-5036.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1819-1, DTSA-176-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs504639
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
vlc (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze1.1.3-1squeeze6fixed
wheezy2.0.3-5+deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)2.0.3-5+deb7u2fixed
jessie, sid2.2.0~rc2-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
vlcsource(unstable)0.8.6.h-5medium504639
vlcsourceetch0.8.6-svn20061012.debian-5.1+etch3highDSA-1819-1
vlcsourcelenny0.8.6.h-4+lenny2highDTSA-176-1

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