CVE-2018-5818

NameCVE-2018-5818
DescriptionAn error within the "parse_rollei()" function (internal/dcraw_common.cpp) within LibRaw versions prior to 0.19.1 can be exploited to trigger an infinite loop.
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)
ReferencesDLA-1734-1
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+deb8u3vulnerable
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)0.19.1-1medium
librawsourcejessie0.16.0-9+deb8u4mediumDLA-1734-1

Notes

[stretch] - libraw <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://www.flexera.com/company/secunia-research/advisories/SR-2018-27.html
https://github.com/LibRaw/LibRaw/commit/9eb76dc153f5acf42ec7325a33fe7ccdcadaf8d6

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