CVE-2008-5824

NameCVE-2008-5824
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in msadpcm.c in libaudiofile in audiofile 0.2.6 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WAV file.
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)
ReferencesDSA-1972-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs510205

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
audiofile (PTS)stretch0.3.6-4+deb9u1fixed
bullseye, sid, buster0.3.6-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
audiofilesourceetch0.2.6-6+etch1DSA-1972-1
audiofilesourcelenny0.2.6-7+lenny1DSA-1972-1
audiofilesource(unstable)0.2.6-7.1medium510205

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