CVE-2016-1517

NameCVE-2016-1517
DescriptionOpenCV 3.0.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segfault) via vectors involving corrupt chunks.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
opencv (PTS)wheezy2.3.1-11+deb7u1undetermined
jessie2.4.9.1+dfsg-1+deb8u1undetermined
buster, sid, stretch2.4.9.1+dfsg1-2undetermined

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
opencvsource(unstable)undeterminedmedium

Notes

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1701.04739.pdf
https://github.com/opencv/opencv/issues/5956
check, most likely all opencv versions affected, asked for fixing details in #5956

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