Bug 1660426 (CVE-2018-20099)

Summary: CVE-2018-20099 exiv2: Infinite loop in Exiv2::Jp2Image::encodeJp2Header resulting in a denial of service
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Andrej Nemec <anemec>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: jgrulich, manisandro, michel, rdieter
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Bug Depends On: 1665499, 1660427, 1660428, 1665498    
Bug Blocks: 1660429    

Description Andrej Nemec 2018-12-18 10:11:57 UTC
There is an infinite loop in Exiv2::Jp2Image::encodeJp2Header of jp2image.cpp in Exiv2 0.27-RC3. A crafted input will lead to a denial of service attack.

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Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2018-12-18 10:12:51 UTC
Created exiv2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1660427]

Created mingw-exiv2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1660428]

Comment 5 Adam Mariš 2019-01-11 15:28:27 UTC

This issue did not affect the versions of exiv2 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. This issue affects the versions of exiv2 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having a security impact of Low. A future update may address this issue. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:14:55 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2019:2101 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2101

Comment 7 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-08-06 19:20:27 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):