CVE-2021-40568

NameCVE-2021-40568
DescriptionA buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Gpac through 1.0.1 via a malformed MP4 file in the svc_parse_slice function in av_parsers.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service, even code execution and escalation of privileges.
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
gpac (PTS)stretch0.5.2-426-gc5ad4e4+dfsg5-3+deb9u1vulnerable
buster0.5.2-426-gc5ad4e4+dfsg5-5vulnerable
bullseye (security), bullseye1.0.1+dfsg1-4+deb11u1vulnerable
bookworm, sid1.0.1+dfsg1-5vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gpacsource(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

https://github.com/gpac/gpac/issues/1900
https://github.com/gpac/gpac/commit/f1ae01d745200a258cdf62622f71754c37cb6c30

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