Vulnerability Note VU#544656
libFLAC contains multiple vulnerabilities
libFLAC contains multiple vulnerabilities, which may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is a lossless audio format. libFLAC is a library that can process FLAC files. libFLAC contains multiple vulnerabilities, including:
By convincing a user to open a specially crafted FLAC file, a remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial-of-service condition on a vulnerable system.
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Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|America Online, Inc.||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|Cog||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|dBpoweramp||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|FLAC||Affected||27 Sep 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|Foobar2000||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|jetAudio||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|PhatBox||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
|Yahoo, Inc.||Affected||12 Oct 2007||15 Nov 2007|
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This vulnerability was reported by Andre Protas of eEye Digital Security, who in turn credit Greg Linares.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-4619
- Date Public: 11 Oct 2007
- Date First Published: 15 Nov 2007
- Date Last Updated: 19 Nov 2007
- Severity Metric: 5.06
- Document Revision: 15
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