CVE-2017-7586

Metadata

medium
4.3
libsndfile
CVE-2017-7586
cve.mitre.org, mega-nerd.com, mega-nerd.com, ubuntu.com
2017-04-07
2017-06-16 19:22
CVE-2017-7586 libsndfile
2017-06-15 17:12
2017-06-15 02:31
2017-06-01 16:03
2017-05-31 15:03
2017-05-10 23:47
2017-04-14 10:21
2017-04-11 04:03

Description

In libsndfile before 1.0.28, an error in the "header_read()" function (common.c) when handling ID3 tags can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted FLAC file.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
trusty libsndfile 1.0.25-7ubuntu2.2
upstream libsndfile 1.0.27-2
xenial libsndfile 1.0.25-10ubuntu0.16.04.1
yakkety libsndfile 1.0.25-10ubuntu0.16.10.1
zesty libsndfile 1.0.27-1ubuntu0.1

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise libsndfile ignored
precise/esm libsndfile DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay libsndfile ignored
vivid/ubuntu-core libsndfile DNE
devel libsndfile not-affected