Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2008 19:34:08 +0200 From: Nico Golde <oss-security+ml@...lde.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE id request: vlc Hi Steven, * Steven M. Christey <coley@...us.mitre.org> [2008-10-22 18:57]: Thanks! > Name: CVE-2008-4686 > Status: Candidate > URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-4686 > Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20081019 CVE id request: vlc > Reference: URL:http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/19/2 > Reference: CONFIRM:http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commitdiff;h=d859e6b9537af2d7326276f70de25a840f554dc3 > > Multiple integer overflows in ty.c in the TY demux plugin (aka the > TiVo demuxer) in VideoLAN VLC media player, probably 0.9.4, allow > remote attackers to have an unknown impact via a crafted .ty file, a > different vulnerability than CVE-2008-4654. This one looks pretty much exploitable to me and the description should also note that. p_sys->i_seq_table_size is under user control as well as the values that are later written into the allocated buffer. Cheers Nico -- Nico Golde - http://www.ngolde.de - nion@...ber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF For security reasons, all text in this mail is double-rot13 encrypted. Content of type "application/pgp-signature" skipped
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