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Bug 251277 (CVE-2008-5616) - media-video/mplayer < 1.0_rc2_r28150 demux_vqf.c buffer overflow (CVE-2008-5616)
Summary: media-video/mplayer < 1.0_rc2_r28150 demux_vqf.c buffer overflow (CVE-2008-5616)
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 251017
Alias: CVE-2008-5616
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A2 [ebuild]
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-12-17 03:00 UTC by stupendoussteve
Modified: 2008-12-17 03:09 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description stupendoussteve 2008-12-17 03:00:01 UTC
Stack-based buffer overflow in the demux_open_vqf function in
libmpdemux/demux_vqf.c in MPlayer 1.0 rc2 before r28150 allows remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed TwinVQ file.

Original advisory:

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 stupendoussteve 2008-12-17 03:09:01 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 251017 ***