CVE-2014-3970

NameCVE-2014-3970
DescriptionThe 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pulseaudio (PTS)jessie5.0-13fixed
stretch10.0-1+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid12.2-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
pulseaudiosource(unstable)5.0-3low

Notes

[squeeze] - pulseaudio <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - pulseaudio <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/pulseaudio-discuss/2014-May/020740.html

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