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CVE-2008-5242

Published: 25 November 2008

demux_qt.c in xine-lib 1.1.12, and other 1.1.15 and earlier versions, does not validate the count field before calling calloc for STSD_ATOM atom allocation, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted media file.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
xine-lib
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper
Released (1.1.1+ubuntu2-7.10)
gutsy
Released (1.1.7-1ubuntu1.4)
hardy
Released (1.1.11.1-1ubuntu3.2)
intrepid
Released (1.1.15-0ubuntu3.1)
upstream Needs triage