8267 : SoX .WAV File Processing Multiple Field Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-07-29

Description

SoX contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to execute arbitrary code on a remote system. The issue is triggered when a user executes a specially crafted .wav file created by a malicious user which will overflow a buffer in the st_wavstartread() function of wav.c. It is possible that the flaw may allow remote code execution on the local system resulting in a loss of confidentiality and integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Public

Solution

Upgrade to version 12.17.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

SoX
SoX
12.17.4
12.17.3
12.17.2

References

Tools & Filters

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Credit

  • Angelo Rosiello - angelorosiello.org -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 10.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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