CVE-2016-9811

NameCVE-2016-9811
DescriptionThe windows_icon_typefind function in gst-plugins-base in GStreamer before 1.10.2, when G_SLICE is set to always-malloc, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted ico file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-735-1, DSA-3819-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gst-plugins-base0.10 (PTS)wheezy0.10.36-1.1vulnerable
wheezy (security)0.10.36-1.1+deb7u2fixed
jessie0.10.36-2vulnerable
gst-plugins-base1.0 (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.4.4-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch1.10.4-1fixed
buster1.12.3-1fixed
sid1.12.4-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gst-plugins-base0.10source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
gst-plugins-base0.10sourcewheezy0.10.36-1.1+deb7u1mediumDLA-735-1
gst-plugins-base1.0source(unstable)1.10.2-1medium
gst-plugins-base1.0sourcejessie1.4.4-2+deb8u1mediumDSA-3819-1

Notes

[jessie] - gst-plugins-base0.10 <no-dsa> (Minor issue, can be fixed via point release)
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=774902

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