CVE-2018-5812

NameCVE-2018-5812
DescriptionAn error within the "nikon_coolscan_load_raw()" function (internal/dcraw_common.cpp) in LibRaw versions prior to 0.18.9 can be exploited to trigger a NULL pointer dereference.
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
libraw (PTS)jessie0.16.0-9+deb8u3fixed
jessie (security)0.16.0-9+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch0.17.2-6+deb9u1vulnerable
buster, sid0.19.2-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
librawsource(unstable)0.18.11-1medium
librawsourcejessie(not affected)

Notes

[stretch] - libraw <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - libraw <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
https://secuniaresearch.flexerasoftware.com/secunia_research/2018-10/

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