DescriptionThe WildMidi_Open function in WildMIDI since commit d8a466829c67cacbb1700beded25c448d99514e5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file.
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 severitymedium
Debian Bugs886503

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wildmidi (PTS)stretch0.4.0-2vulnerable
bullseye, sid, buster0.4.3-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wildmidisourcejessie(not affected)
wildmidisourcewheezy(not affected)


[stretch] - wildmidi <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - wildmidi <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
[wheezy] - wildmidi <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)

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