CVE-2018-1338

NameCVE-2018-1338
DescriptionA carefully crafted (or fuzzed) file can trigger an infinite loop in Apache Tika's BPGParser in versions of Apache Tika before 1.18.
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
tika (PTS)jessie1.5-1fixed
buster, sid1.20-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tikasource(unstable)1.18-1medium
tikasourcejessie(not affected)

Notes

[jessie] - tika <not-affected> (BGP parser introduced in 1.7)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2018/04/25/6

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