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CVE-2008-2109 Detail

Current Description

field.c in the libid3tag 0.15.0b library allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via an ID3_FIELD_TYPE_STRINGLIST field that ends in '\0', which triggers an infinite loop.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=210564 Patch
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200805-15.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:103
http://www.mars.org/mailman/public/mad-dev/2008-January/001366.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29210
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42271
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00159.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:media-libs:libid3tag:0.15.0b
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2109
NVD Published Date:
05/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017