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CVE-2015-8217 Detail

Current Description

The ff_hevc_parse_sps function in libavcodec/hevc_ps.c in FFmpeg before 2.8.2 does not validate the Chroma Format Indicator, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds array access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) data.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=93f30f825c08477fe8f76be00539e96014cc83c8
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-11/msg00146.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/12/msg00009.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:ffmpeg:ffmpeg
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.8.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8217
NVD Published Date:
11/16/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2018