Bug 1515693 (CVE-2017-16898)

Summary: CVE-2017-16898 ming: Buffer overflow in the printMP3Headers function
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Andrej Nemec <anemec>
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-11-21 09:02:28 UTC
The printMP3Headers function in util/listmp3.c in libming v0.4.8 or earlier is vulnerable to a global buffer overflow, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-9264.

Upstream issue:

https://github.com/libming/libming/issues/75

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-11-21 09:03:12 UTC
Created ming tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1476729]