CVE-2008-5616

NameCVE-2008-5616
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in the demux_open_vqf function in libmpdemux/demux_vqf.c in MPlayer 1.0 rc2 before r28150 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed TwinVQ file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1782-1, DTSA-181-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs508803

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mplayer (PTS)wheezy2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1+deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1+deb7u2fixed
stretch2:1.3.0-1fixed
sid2:1.3.0-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mplayersource(unstable)1.0~rc2-19low508803
mplayersourceetch1.0~rc1-12etch7highDSA-1782-1
mplayersourcelenny1.0~rc2-17+lenny2highDTSA-181-1

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