CVE-2023-48161

NameCVE-2023-48161
DescriptionBuffer Overflow vulnerability in GifLib Project GifLib v.5.2.1 allows a local attacker to obtain sensitive information via the DumpSCreen2RGB function in gif2rgb.c
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
giflib (PTS)buster5.1.4-3vulnerable
buster (security)5.1.4-3+deb10u1vulnerable
bullseye5.1.9-2vulnerable
trixie, bookworm5.2.1-2.5vulnerable
sid5.2.2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
giflibsource(unstable)5.2.2-1unimportant

Notes

https://sourceforge.net/p/giflib/bugs/167/
Specific to gif2rgb. Crash in CLI tool, no security impact

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