Xine-Lib < 1.0-rc8 Remote Client-Side Buffer Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2459

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is using Xine, an open-source multimedia player. It is reported that versions up to 1.0 rc7 are vulnerable to a buffer overflow. An attacker may craft a malicious multimedia file that may execute arbitrary code on the remote host if played with Xine.

Solution

Upgrade to Xine 1.0-rc8 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2459

File Name: 2459.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2004/12/16

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: 11969, 12076