Upstream information

CVE-2008-1161 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in the Matroska demuxer (demuxers/demux_matroska.c) in xine-lib before allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Matroska file with invalid frame sizes.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 362078 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
  • xine-devel >= 1.1.1-24.29
  • xine-extra >= 1.1.1-24.29
  • xine-lib >= 1.1.1-24.29
  • xine-lib-32bit >= 1.1.1-24.29
  • xine-lib-64bit >= 1.1.1-24.29
  • xine-ui >= 0.99.4-32.25