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GOM Player Playlist Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability


Secunia ID

SA47009

CVE-ID

CVE-2012-1774, CVE-2011-5162

Release Date

02 Dec 2011

Last Change

19 Sep 2012

Criticality

Highly Critical

Solution Status

Vendor Patch

Software

GOM Player 2.x

Where

From remote

Impact
System access

This covers vulnerabilities where malicious people are able to gain system access and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of a local user.

Description

A vulnerability has been discovered in GOM Player, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

The vulnerability is caused due to a regression to a vulnerable state.

For more information:
SA23994

The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.1.33.5071. Other versions may also be affected.

Solution

Update to version 2.1.39.5101.

Reported by

Debasish Mandal

Original Advisory

GOM Player:
http://player.gomlab.com/eng/notice/view.gom?intseq=147