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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-3970

The pa_rtp_recv function in modules/rtp/rtp.c in the module-rtp-recv module in PulseAudio 5.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and abort) via an empty UDP packet.
Publish Date : 2014-06-11 Last Update Date : 2014-06-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-3970

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 1.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 1.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pulseaudio Pulseaudio 9

- References For CVE-2014-3970
BID 67814 PulseAudio 'pa_rtp_recv()' Function Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2014-08-01
MLIST [oss-security] 20140604 Re: CVE request: PulseAudio crash due to empty UDP packet
MLIST [oss-security] 20140604 CVE request: PulseAudio crash due to empty UDP packet
MLIST [pulseaudio-discuss] 20140531 Remotely triggerable crash in module-rtp-recv

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-3970

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