CVE-2018-10999

NameCVE-2018-10999
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in Exiv2 0.26. The Exiv2::Internal::PngChunk::parseTXTChunk function has a heap-based buffer over-read.
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-1402-1, DLA-1551-1, DSA-4238-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
exiv2 (PTS)jessie0.24-4.1vulnerable
jessie (security)0.24-4.1+deb8u2fixed
stretch (security), stretch0.25-3.1+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid0.25-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
exiv2source(unstable)0.25-4medium
exiv2sourcejessie0.24-4.1+deb8u2mediumDLA-1551-1
exiv2sourcestretch0.25-3.1+deb9u1mediumDSA-4238-1

Notes

https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/issues/306
https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/commit/2fb00c8a16ce93756cddd70536e361a49369ba88
https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/commit/3ad0050469e6ea63b4081f2a88c264ce8ab55c51

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