CVE-2021-38380

NameCVE-2021-38380
DescriptionLive555 through 1.08 mishandles huge requests for the same MP3 stream, leading to recursion and s stack-based buffer over-read. An attacker can leverage this to launch a DoS attack.
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
liblivemedia (PTS)stretch (security), stretch2016.11.28-1+deb9u2vulnerable
buster2018.11.26-1.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
liblivemediasource(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

[stretch] - liblivemedia <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
http://lists.live555.com/pipermail/live-devel/2021-August/021954.html
http://www.live555.com/liveMedia/public/changelog.txt#[2021.08.04]

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