DescriptionThe _WM_SetupMidiEvent function in internal_midi.c:2315 in WildMIDI 0.4.2 can cause a denial of service (invalid memory read and application crash) via a crafted mid 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 Bugs871616

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wildmidi (PTS)wheezy0.2.3.4-2.1fixed
buster, sid, stretch0.4.0-2vulnerable

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 not present)
[wheezy] - wildmidi <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)

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