DescriptionThe id3_field_parse function in field.c in libid3tag 0.15.1b allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (OOM) via a crafted MP3 file.
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)
Debian Bugs870333

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libid3tag (PTS)wheezy0.15.1b-10vulnerable
buster, sid, stretch0.15.1b-12vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - libid3tag <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libid3tag <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - libid3tag <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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