24246 : MPlayer libmpdemux/asfheader.c asf_descrambling() Function ASF Processing Overflow
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A remote overflow exists in MPlayer. MPlayer fails to properly handle a specially crafted ASF file in 'libmpdemux/asfheader.c' resulting in a integer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity and/or availability.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity, Loss of Availability


Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.


MPlayer Project


Tools & Filters

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  • XFOCUS Security Team - securityxfocus.org -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-03-30 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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