CVE-2022-38863

NameCVE-2022-38863
DescriptionCertain The MPlayer Project products are vulnerable to Buffer Overflow via function mp_getbits() of libmpdemux/mpeg_hdr.c which affects mencoder and mplayer. This affects mecoder SVN-r38374-13.0.1 and mplayer SVN-r38374-13.0.1.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mplayer (PTS)buster2:1.3.0-8vulnerable
bullseye2:1.4+ds1-1vulnerable
sid2:1.4+ds1-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mplayersource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

https://trac.mplayerhq.hu/ticket/2405
https://git.ffmpeg.org/gitweb/mplayer.git/commit/b5e745b4bfab2835103a060094fae3c6cc1ba17d (r38393)
Crash in CLI tool, no security impact

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