DescriptionOpenCV (Open Source Computer Vision Library) through 3.3 has a denial of service (CPU consumption) issue, as demonstrated by the 11-opencv-dos-cpu-exhaust test case.
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 severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs872045

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
opencv (PTS)jessie2.4.9.1+dfsg-1+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)
buster, sid3.2.0+dfsg-4.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - opencv <ignored> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - opencv <ignored> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - opencv <ignored> (Minor issue)

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