CVE-2017-11358

NameCVE-2017-11358
DescriptionThe read_samples function in hcom.c in Sound eXchange (SoX) 14.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory read and application crash) via a crafted hcom 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)
ReferencesDLA-1197-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs870328

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sox (PTS)wheezy14.4.0-3+deb7u1vulnerable
wheezy (security)14.4.0-3+deb7u2fixed
jessie, stretch14.4.1-5vulnerable
buster, sid14.4.2-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
soxsource(unstable)14.4.2-2medium870328
soxsourcewheezy14.4.0-3+deb7u2mediumDLA-1197-1

Notes

[stretch] - sox <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - sox <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Jul/81
Upstream bug report https://sourceforge.net/p/sox/bugs/296/

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