CVE-2017-16898

NameCVE-2017-16898
DescriptionThe printMP3Headers function in util/listmp3.c in libming v0.4.8 or earlier is vulnerable to a global buffer overflow, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-9264.
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)
ReferencesDLA-1240-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ming (PTS)wheezy1:0.4.4-1.1vulnerable
wheezy (security)1:0.4.4-1.1+deb7u6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mingsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
mingsourcewheezy1:0.4.4-1.1+deb7u6mediumDLA-1240-1

Notes

https://github.com/libming/libming/issues/75

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