CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-02-05
Bugzilla: 614643: CVE-2009-3995 CVE-2009-3996 libmikmod: arbitrary code execution via crafted Impulse Tracker or Ultratracker files


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in IN_MOD.DLL (aka the Module Decoder Plug-in) in Winamp before 5.57, and libmikmod 3.1.12, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) crafted samples or (2) crafted instrument definitions in an Impulse Tracker file. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3995 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.1
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (mikmod) RHSA-2010:0720 September 28, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (mikmod) RHSA-2010:0720 September 28, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (mikmod) RHSA-2010:0720 September 28, 2010

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