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A vulnerability was found in AIMP 2.51. It has been rated as very critical. Affected by this issue is some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. The software performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Stack-based buffer overflow in AIMP 2.51 build 330 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an MP3 file with a long ID3 tag.

The weakness was released 05/29/2009 by LiquidWorm (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2009-1944 since 06/05/2009. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/11/2021).

After immediately, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (50875). Entry connected to this vulnerability is available at 49977.



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VulDB Meta Base Score: 10.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 9.4

VulDB Base Score: 10.0
VulDB Temp Score: 9.4
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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OpenVAS ID: 800591
OpenVAS Name: AIMP ID3 Tag Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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Researcher: LiquidWorm
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2009-1944 (🔍)
X-Force: 50875
Vulnerability Center: 28030 - AIMP 2.61.583 and Earlier Remote Stack-Based Buffer Overflow via an MP3 File with a Long ID3 Tag, Medium
SecurityFocus: 44369 - AIMP 'MP3' File Remote Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Secunia: 35295 - AIMP MP3 and Playlist Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
OSVDB: 54812 - AIMP MP3 ID3 Tag Handling Overflow

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Created: 03/17/2015 11:38 PM
Updated: 08/11/2021 02:21 PM
Changes: 03/17/2015 11:38 PM (57), 03/08/2017 10:02 PM (12), 08/11/2021 02:21 PM (2)
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