CVE-2018-13301

NameCVE-2018-13301
DescriptionIn FFmpeg 4.0.1, due to a missing check of a profile value before setting it, the ff_mpeg4_decode_picture_header function in libavcodec/mpeg4videodec.c may trigger a NULL pointer dereference while converting a crafted AVI file to MPEG4, leading to a denial of service.
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)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ffmpeg (PTS)stretch7:3.2.10-1~deb9u1vulnerable
stretch (security)7:3.2.11-1~deb9u1vulnerable
buster7:3.4.3-1vulnerable
sid7:4.0.1-2vulnerable
libav (PTS)jessie (security), jessie6:11.12-1~deb8u1undetermined

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ffmpegsource(unstable)(unfixed)low
libavsource(unstable)undeterminedmedium

Notes

[stretch] - ffmpeg <postponed> (Can be fixed when new 3.2.x release fixes it)
https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg/commit/2aa9047486dbff12d9e040f917e5f799ed2fd78b

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