VLC Media Player Multiple Vulnerabilities - July 13 (MAC OS X)

2013-07-16T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310803901
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-04-21T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# VLC Media Player Multiple Vulnerabilities - July 13 (MAC OS X)
#
# Authors:
# Arun Kallavi <karun@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.803901");
  script_version("2020-04-21T11:03:03+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2013-1868", "CVE-2012-5855");
  script_bugtraq_id(57079, 56405);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"9.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-04-21 11:03:03 +0000 (Tue, 21 Apr 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2013-07-16 14:45:11 +0530 (Tue, 16 Jul 2013)");
  script_name("VLC Media Player Multiple Vulnerabilities - July 13 (MAC OS X)");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attackers to overflow buffer, cause denial
of service or potentially execution of arbitrary code.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"VLC media player version 2.0.4 and prior on MAC OS X");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Multiple flaws due to,

  - Error in 'SHAddToRecentDocs()' function.

  - Error due to improper validation of user supplied inputs when handling
   HTML subtitle files.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to VLC media player version 2.0.5 or later.");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to multiple
vulnerabilities.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.videolan.org/news.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/79823");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_vlc_media_player_detect_macosx.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("VLC/Media/Player/MacOSX/Version");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.videolan.org/vlc");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

vlcVer = get_kb_item("VLC/Media/Player/MacOSX/Version");
if(!vlcVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_is_less_equal(version:vlcVer, test_version:"2.0.4"))
{
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:vlcVer, vulnerable_range:"Less than or equal to 2.0.4");
  security_message(port: 0, data: report);
  exit(0);
}