CVE-2017-5844

NameCVE-2017-5844
DescriptionThe gst_riff_create_audio_caps function in gst-libs/gst/riff/riff-media.c in gst-plugins-base in GStreamer before 1.10.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (floating point exception and crash) via a crafted ASF file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-827-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gst-plugins-base0.10 (PTS)wheezy0.10.36-1.1vulnerable
wheezy (security)0.10.36-1.1+deb7u2fixed
jessie0.10.36-2vulnerable
gst-plugins-base1.0 (PTS)jessie1.4.4-2vulnerable
stretch, sid1.10.4-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gst-plugins-base0.10source(unstable)(unfixed)low
gst-plugins-base0.10sourcewheezy0.10.36-1.1+deb7u2mediumDLA-827-1
gst-plugins-base1.0source(unstable)1.10.3-1low

Notes

[jessie] - gst-plugins-base1.0 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - gst-plugins-base0.10 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/01/7
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=777525

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