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CVE-2012-1584 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in the mid function in toolkit/tbytevector.cpp in TagLib 1.7 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted file header field in a media file, which triggers a large memory allocation.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/06/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://mail.kde.org/pipermail/taglib-devel/2012-March/002186.html
http://mail.kde.org/pipermail/taglib-devel/2012-March/002191.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201206-16.xml
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/05/19
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/21/11
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/26/4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52290
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/78909
https://github.com/taglib/taglib/commit/dcdf4fd954e3213c355746fa15b7480461972308 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1584
NVD Published Date:
09/06/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017