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<title>MPlayer: Heap-based buffer overflow</title>
<synopsis>
MPlayer contains multiple integer overflows that may lead to a heap-based
buffer overflow.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">mplayer mplayer-bin</product>
<announced>May 01, 2006</announced>
<revised>June 21, 2006: 02</revised>
<bug>127969</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="media-video/mplayer" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.0.20060415</unaffected>
<unaffected range="ge">1.0_pre8</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.0.20060415</vulnerable>
</package>
<package name="media-video/mplayer-bin" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.0.20060415</unaffected>
<unaffected range="ge">1.0_pre8</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.0.20060415</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
MPlayer is a media player that supports many multimedia file types.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Xfocus Team discovered multiple integer overflows that may lead to a
heap-based buffer overflow.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
An attacker could entice a user to play a specially crafted multimedia
file, potentially resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All MPlayer users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-video/mplayer-1.0.20060415&quot;</code>
<p>
All MPlayer binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-video/mplayer-bin-1.0.20060415&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-1502">CVE-2006-1502</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 09 Apr 2006 10:59:36 +0000">
koon
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sun, 23 Apr 2006 01:03:22 +0000">
adir
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Sun, 30 Apr 2006 14:44:19 +0000">
DerCorny
</metadata>
</glsa>