DescriptionThe bark_noise_hybridmp function in psy.c in Xiph.Org libvorbis 1.3.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds access and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted mp4 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 Bugs876780

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libvorbis (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.3.4-2+deb8u1vulnerable
stretch (security), stretch1.3.5-4+deb9u2vulnerable
buster, sid1.3.6-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - libvorbis <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libvorbis <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - libvorbis <postponed> (Minor issue, can be revisited once fixed upstream)
Upstream fix:

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