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CVE-2017-7586 Detail

Current Description

In libsndfile before 1.0.28, an error in the "header_read()" function (common.c) when handling ID3 tags can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted FLAC file.

Source:  MITRE
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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.mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/#History Product Release Notes
http://www.mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/NEWS Release Notes
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97522
https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/708e996c87c5fae77b104ccfeb8f6db784c32074 Patch
https://github.com/erikd/libsndfile/commit/f457b7b5ecfe91697ed01cfc825772c4d8de1236 Patch
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201707-04

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 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:libsndfile_project:libsndfile
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.0.27


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7586
NVD Published Date:
04/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017