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CVE-2013-3673 Detail

Current Description

The gif_decode_frame function in gifdec.c in libavcodec in FFmpeg before 1.2.1 does not properly manage the disposal methods of frames, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds array access and application crash) via crafted GIF data.

Source:  MITRE
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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://ffmpeg.org/security.html
http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=7ee5e97c46e30fb3d6f9f78cc3313dbc06528b37 Patch
http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=d23b8462b5a4a9da78ed45c4a7a3b35d538df909 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ffmpeg:ffmpeg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-3673
NVD Published Date:
06/09/2013
NVD Last Modified:
06/10/2013