CVE-2017-11552

NameCVE-2017-11552
Descriptionmpg321.c in mpg321 0.3.2-1 does not properly manage memory for use with libmad 0.15.1b, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption seen in a crash in the mad_decoder_run function in decoder.c in libmad) via a crafted MP3 file.
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NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs870406

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mpg321 (PTS)buster, sid, jessie, stretch0.3.2-1.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mpg321source(unstable)(unfixed)medium870406

Notes

[stretch] - mpg321 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - mpg321 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - mpg321 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
CVE was originally assigned for libmad, but further analysis has shown
that the underlying issue is in src:mpg321
Cf. https://bugs.debian.org/870406#25 for more Details.
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Jul/94

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