Bug 1277941 - CVE-2014-9756 libsndfile: Divide-by-zero in psf_fwrite
Summary: CVE-2014-9756 libsndfile: Divide-by-zero in psf_fwrite
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1177254
Alias: None
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1178842 1178843 1277942 1277943
Blocks: 1277910
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Reported: 2015-11-04 11:52 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:39 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-11-06 12:03:05 UTC

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Description Adam Mariš 2015-11-04 11:52:02 UTC
A division by zero occurs in aiff.c in aiff_rewrite_header. headIndex is initialized to zero and if all the conditions for modifying it fail, it will be used in division in psf_fwrite, resulting in crash.

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Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2015-11-04 11:52:28 UTC
Created libsndfile tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1277942]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1277943]

Comment 2 Stefan Cornelius 2015-11-06 12:03:05 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1177254 ***

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