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Integer signedness error in the mms_ReceiveCommand function in modules/access/mms/mmstu.c in VLC Media Player 0.8.6i

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14531

Integer signedness error in the mms_ReceiveCommand function in modules/access/mms/mmstu.c in VLC Media Player 0.8.6i allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted mmst link with a negative size value which bypasses a size check and triggers an integer overflow followed by a heap-based buffer overflow.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-3794
Product(s):
  • VLC Media Player