CVE-2017-18236

NameCVE-2017-18236
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in Exempi before 2.4.4. The ASF_Support::ReadHeaderObject function in XMPFiles/source/FormatSupport/ASF_Support.cpp allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted .asf 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)
ReferencesDLA-1310-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
exempi (PTS)jessie2.2.1-2vulnerable
stretch2.4.1-1vulnerable
buster2.5.0-2fixed
bullseye, sid2.5.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
exempisource(unstable)2.4.4-1low
exempisourcewheezy2.2.0-1+deb7u1mediumDLA-1310-1

Notes

[stretch] - exempi <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - exempi <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=102484
https://cgit.freedesktop.org/exempi/commit/?id=fe59605d3520bf2ca4e0a963d194f10e9fee5806

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