CVE-2017-6837 Detail

Current Description

WAVE.cpp in Audio File Library (aka audiofile) 0.3.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors related to a large number of coefficients.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3814
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/03/13/9 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97314
https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2017/02/20/audiofile-multiple-ubsan-crashes/ Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/antlarr/audiofile/commit/c48e4c6503f7dabd41f11d4c9c7b7f8960e7f2c0 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/mpruett/audiofile/issues/41 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 

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-2017-6837
NVD Published Date:
03/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/03/2017
Source:
MITRE