Bug 1258443 (CVE-2015-6749) - CVE-2015-6749 vorbis-tools: invalid AIFF file causes alloca() buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2015-6749 vorbis-tools: invalid AIFF file causes alloca() buffer overflow
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2015-6749
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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: 1258424 (view as bug list)
Depends On: 1258427 1258444
Blocks: 1258426
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2015-08-31 11:56 UTC by Martin Prpič
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:36 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-08-31 11:58:18 UTC


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Description Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 11:56:36 UTC
A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the oggenc utility, which is used to encode audio into the Ogg Vorbis format, handled invalid AIFF files. An attacker could provide a specially crafted AIFF file that would crash oggenc when processed.

Upstream bug with a patch:

https://trac.xiph.org/ticket/2212

Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 11:57:38 UTC
Additional info in:

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=797461

Comment 2 Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 11:57:56 UTC
Created vorbis-tools tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1258444]

Comment 4 Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 12:03:48 UTC
CVE assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2015/q3/457

Comment 5 Kamil Dudka 2015-08-31 12:35:08 UTC
Is this a duplicate of bug #1258424?

Comment 6 Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 15:05:59 UTC
(In reply to Kamil Dudka from comment #5)
> Is this a duplicate of bug #1258424?

Yes, it is. Sorry about that. I'll close the other one since this one contains more info.

Comment 7 Martin Prpič 2015-08-31 15:06:20 UTC
*** Bug 1258424 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2015-09-04 19:46:14 UTC
vorbis-tools-1.4.0-22.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2015-09-16 21:21:05 UTC
vorbis-tools-1.4.0-20.fc22 has been pushed to the Fedora 22 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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