Xine .OGG file denial of service
|xine-ogg-dos (44040)||Medium Risk|
Xine is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when handling certain .OGG files. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted .OGG file, a remote attacker could cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
Upgrade to the latest version of Xine (xine-lib 1.1.15 or later), available from the Xine-lib Web site. See References.
- Hanno Boeck Web site: How long does it take to fix a crash-bug?.
- oss-security Mailing List, Sun, 13 Jul 2008 13:46:14 +0200: CVE requests: crashers by zzuf.
- Xine-lib Web site: xine-lib.
- BID-30699: xine-lib OGG Processing Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-3231: xine-lib before 1.1.15 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted OGG file, as demonstrated by playing lol-ffplay.ogg with xine.
- GLSA-201006-04: xine-lib: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code
- MDVSA-2009:020: xine-lib
- MDVSA-2009:319: xine-lib
- OSVDB ID: 47158: Xine / xine-lib Crafted OGG File Handling DoS
- SECTRACK ID: 1020703: xine-lib Bugs in Processing Media Files Lets Remote Users Deny Service and Execute Arbitrary Code
- SUSE-SR:2009:004: SUSE Security Summary Report
- USN-710-1: xine-lib vulnerabilities
- VUPEN/ADV-2008-2382: xine-lib Multiple Code Execution and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
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