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CVE-2018-5772 Detail

Current Description

In Exiv2 0.26, there is a segmentation fault caused by uncontrolled recursion in the Exiv2::Image::printIFDStructure function in the image.cpp file. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via a crafted tif 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.securityfocus.com/bid/102789 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/issues/216 Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-14 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-674 Uncontrolled Recursion NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:exiv2:exiv2:0.26
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5772
NVD Published Date:
01/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019