Bug 1510918 (CVE-2017-15371)

Summary: CVE-2017-15371 sox: Reachable assertion abort in the function sox_append_comment()
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Andrej Nemec <anemec>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: felix, fkluknav, hhorak, hobbes1069, jkucera, jmoskovc
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-11-08 12:51:13 UTC
There is a reachable assertion abort in the function sox_append_comment() in formats.c in Sound eXchange (SoX) 14.4.2. A Crafted input will lead to a denial of service attack during conversion of an audio file.

Product bug:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1500570

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-11-08 12:57:33 UTC
Created sox tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1510925]

Comment 2 Jiri Kucera 2018-06-06 13:19:11 UTC
Fixed in sox-14.4.2.0-14.fc26 and sox-14.4.2.0-14.fc27.