MPlayer < 1.0pre5try2 Get_Header Remote Client-Side Buffer Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2458

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is using a version of Mplayer, a multimedia video and audio application, that contains bugs that may allow a malicious server to overwrite a buffer and execute code.

Solution

Upgrade to Mplayer 1.0pre5try2 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2458

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2004/12/15

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

BID: 11962, 12076