CVE-2021-28275

NameCVE-2021-28275
DescriptionA Denial of Service vulnerability exists in jhead 3.04 and 3.05 due to a wild address read in the Get16u function in exif.c in will cause segmentation fault via a crafted_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

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jhead (PTS)stretch1:3.00-4+deb9u1vulnerable
buster1:3.00-8vulnerable
bullseye1:3.04-6vulnerable
bookworm, sid1:3.06.0.1-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jheadsource(unstable)1:3.06.0.1-2unimportant

Notes

https://github.com/Matthias-Wandel/jhead/commit/a50953a266583981b51a181c2fce73dad2ac5d7d (3.06.0.1)
https://github.com/Matthias-Wandel/jhead/issues/17
Crash in CLI tool, no security impact

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