CVE-2008-5248

NameCVE-2008-5248
Descriptionxine-lib before 1.1.15 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via "MP3 files with metadata consisting only of separators."
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
vlc (PTS)jessie (security), jessie2.2.7-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch3.0.2-0+deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)3.0.3-1-0+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid3.0.3-1-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
vlcsource(unstable)(not affected)
xine-libsource(unstable)1.1.14-3medium

Notes

- vlc <not-affected> (affected part of xine-lib code copy not present)

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