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libsndfile -- multiple vulnerabilities

Affected packages
libsndfile < 1.0.28
linux-c6-libsndfile < 1.0.28
linux-c7-libsndfile < 1.0.28

Details

VuXML ID 5a97805e-93ef-4dcb-8d5e-dbcac263bfc2
Discovery 2017-04-07
Entry 2017-04-20

NVD reports:

In libsndfile before 1.0.28, an error in the "flac_buffer_copy()" function (flac.c) can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted FLAC file.

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.

In libsndfile before 1.0.28, an error in the "flac_buffer_copy()" function (flac.c) can be exploited to cause a segmentation violation (with write memory access) via a specially crafted FLAC file during a resample attempt, a similar issue to CVE-2017-7585.

In libsndfile before 1.0.28, an error in the "flac_buffer_copy()" function (flac.c) can be exploited to cause a segmentation violation (with read memory access) via a specially crafted FLAC file during a resample attempt, a similar issue to CVE-2017-7585.

References

CVE Name CVE-2017-7585
CVE Name CVE-2017-7586
CVE Name CVE-2017-7741
CVE Name CVE-2017-7742
URL https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/60b234301adf
URL https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/60b234301adf
URL https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/708e996c87c5
URL https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/f457b7b5ecfe