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CVE-2015-8663 Detail

Current Description

The ff_get_buffer function in libavcodec/utils.c in FFmpeg before 2.8.4 preserves width and height values after a failure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds array access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted .mov file.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.3 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=abee0a1c60612e8638640a8a3738fffb65e16dbf
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00004.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034539
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/12/msg00009.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ffmpeg:ffmpeg:2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8663
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2018