DescriptionIn TagLib 1.11.1, the rebuildAggregateFrames function in id3v2framefactory.cpp has a pointer to cast vulnerability, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted audio 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)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs871511

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
silverjuke (PTS)stretch16.5.3-1fixed
buster, sid18.2.1-1fixed
taglib (PTS)jessie1.9.1-2.1fixed
jessie (security)1.9.1-2.1+deb8u1fixed
buster, sid1.11.1+dfsg.1-0.2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
silverjukesource(unstable)(not affected)
taglibsourcejessie(not affected)
taglibsourcewheezy(not affected)


[stretch] - taglib <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - taglib <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[wheezy] - taglib <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
- silverjuke <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present, based on older taglib version)

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