CVE-2018-20348

NameCVE-2018-20348
Descriptionlibpff_item_tree_create_node in libpff_item_tree.c in libpff before experimental-20180714 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via a crafted file, related to libfdata_tree_get_node_value in libfdata_tree.c.
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 severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libpff (PTS)jessie20120802-2vulnerable
stretch20120802-5vulnerable
bullseye, sid, buster20180714-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libpffsource(unstable)20180714-1low

Notes

[stretch] - libpff <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libpff <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/libyal/libpff/issues/48

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