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CVE-2014-9756 Detail

Description

The psf_fwrite function in file_io.c in libsndfile allows attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via unspecified vectors related to the headindex variable.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/19/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-11/msg00077.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-11/msg00145.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/12/24/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/11/03/9
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2832-1
https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/725c7dbb95bfaf8b4bb7b04820e3a00cceea9ce6
https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/issues/92 Exploit

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:libsndfile:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9756
NVD Published Date:
11/19/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/06/2016