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JVNDB-2014-000085

GOM Player vulnerable to denial-of-service (DoS)

Overview

GOM Player provided by Gretech contains a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability due to an issue in processing an image file.

Security Engineering Laboratory, IT Security Center(ISEC), IPA reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

Base Metrics: 2.6 (Low) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: Partial

Affected Products


Gretech
  • GOM Player 2.2.51.5149 and earlier

Impact

When processing a specially crafted image file, the player may not be launched.
Solution

[Update the Software]
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.
Vendor Information

Gretech
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Improper Input Validation(CWE-20) [IPA Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2014-3899
References

  1. JVN : JVN#32726697
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2014-3899
Revision History

[2014/08/06]
  Web page was published
[2014/08/13]
  References : Content was added