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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1107

Original release date: 09/06/2012
Last revised: 12/18/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The analyzeCurrent function in ape/apeproperties.cpp in TagLib 1.7 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted sampleRate in an ape file, which triggers a divide-by-zero error.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120305 Re: CVE-Request taglib vulnerabilities
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48211
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: taglib-analyzecurrent-dos(73666)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 79814
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201206-16
External Source: BID
Name: 52284
External Source: MLIST
Name: [pipermail] 20120304 multiple security vulnerabilities in taglib
External Source: MLIST
Name: [pipermail] 20120304 multiple security vulnerabilities in taglib
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 48792
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 49688
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/taglib/taglib/commit/77d61c6eca4d08b9b025738acf6b926cc750db23
Type: Patch Information; Exploit

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