CVE-2015-6824 Detail

Current Description

The sws_init_context function in libswscale/utils.c in FFmpeg before 2.7.2 does not initialize certain pixbuf data structures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation violation) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted video data.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://ffmpeg.org/security.html
http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=a5d44d5c220e12ca0cb7a4eceb0f74759cb13111
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033483
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2944-1
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/12/msg00010.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6824
NVD Published Date:
09/05/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2018
Source:
MITRE