Bug 1975666 (CVE-2021-23172)

Summary: CVE-2021-23172 sox: heap overflow in hcom.c
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Dhananjay Arunesh <darunesh>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: felix, hhorak, hobbes1069, jkucera, jmoskovc, tsmetana
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Bug Depends On: 1978782, 1978783    
Bug Blocks: 1966935    

Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2021-06-24 07:35:22 UTC
A vulnerability was found in SoX where, a heap overflow in hcom.c:161. Function startread with crafted hcomn file the vulnerability is exploitable.

References:
https://sourceforge.net/p/sox/bugs/350/

Comment 3 gkamathe 2021-07-02 17:58:30 UTC
Created sox tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-8 [bug 1978783]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1978782]

Comment 4 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-07-02 22:40:27 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2021-23172