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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4203

WebM libvpx (aka the VP8 Codec SDK) before 0.9.5, as used in Google Chrome before 7.0.517.44, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via invalid frames.
Publish Date : 2010-11-06 Last Update Date : 2020-07-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 190

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2010-11-07 2010-11-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0999 -- libvpx security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27598 unix
ELSA-2010:0999: libvpx security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23335 unix
RHSA-2010:0999: libvpx security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22286 unix
RHSA-2010:0999: libvpx security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100999 unix
Vulnerability in WebM libvpx (aka the VP8 Codec SDK) in Google Chrome before 7.0.517.44 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12198 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-4203

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Google Chrome * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Webmproject Libvpx * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Google Chrome 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1
Webmproject Libvpx 1

- References For CVE-2010-4203
SECUNIA 42109;a=blob;f=CHANGELOG CONFIRM;a=commit;h=09bcc1f710ea65dc158639479288fb1908ff0c53 CONFIRM
GENTOO GLSA-201101-03
VUPEN ADV-2011-0115
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12198

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4203

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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