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CVE-2017-12839 Detail

Current Description

A heap-based buffer over-read in the getbits function in src/libmpg123/getbits.h in mpg123 through 1.25.5 allows remote attackers to cause a possible denial-of-service (out-of-bounds read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted mp3 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:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://sourceforge.net/p/mpg123/bugs/255/ Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://www.mpg123.de/ Product Vendor Advisory
https://www.mpg123.de/cgi-bin/scm/mpg123/trunk/src/libmpg123/getbits.h?r1=2024&r2=4323&sortby=date Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mpg123:mpg123:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.25.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12839
NVD Published Date:
05/09/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/10/2019