Media Player Classic AVI file buffer overflow
|mediaplayerclassic-avi-bo (36583)||High Risk|
Media Player Classic is vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted AVI file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the victim.
Note: This vulnerability also affects StormPlayer, CD-Storm (MYMPC) and other products based on Media Player Classic.
No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.
- CD-Storm (MYMPC) Web site: CD-Storm (MYMPC). (Web site is in Chinese)
- Offensive Security Exploit Database [02-22-2010]: Media Player Classic v220.127.116.11 (.avi) Buffer Overflow Exploit .
- StormPlayer Web site: StormPlayer. (Web site is in Chinese)
- Vulnhunt Web site: Advisory CAL-20070912-1: Multiple vendor produce handling AVI file vulnerabilities.
- BID-25650: Media Player Classic Malformed AVI Header Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2007-4939: Heap-based buffer overflow in mplayerc.exe in Media Player Classic (MPC) 18.104.22.168 and earlier, as used standalone and in mympc (aka CD-Storm) 22.214.171.124, StormPlayer 1.0.4, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a .avi file with an indx truck size of 0xffffffff, and certain wLongsPerEntry and nEntriesInuse values.
- OSVDB ID: 37378: Media Player Classic (MPC) mplayerc.exe AVI File Processing Multiple Overflows
- SA26806: Media Player Classic AVI File Processing Buffer Overflow
- SA26807: Storm Player AVI File Processing Buffer Overflow
- SA26808: MyMPC AVI File Processing Buffer Overflow
- Media Player Classic (MPC) Media Player Classic (MPC) 6.4.9
- Media Player Classic (MPC) Media Player Classic (MPC) 126.96.36.199
- MYMPC.COM.CN CD-Storm (MYMPC) 188.8.131.52
- VeryCD.com StormPlayer 1.0.4
Sep 12, 2007
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