CVE-2018-5772

NameCVE-2018-5772
DescriptionIn Exiv2 0.26, there is a segmentation fault caused by uncontrolled recursion in the Exiv2::Image::printIFDStructure function in the image.cpp file. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via a crafted tif file.
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)
Debian Bugs888862

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
exiv2 (PTS)jessie0.24-4.1fixed
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)(not affected)
exiv2sourceexperimental(unfixed)medium888862

Notes

- exiv2 <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced after 0.25)
https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/issues/216

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