Bug 1917192 (CVE-2021-3185) - CVE-2021-3185 gstreamer: buffer overflow in gst_h264_slice_parse_dec_ref_pic_marking
Summary: CVE-2021-3185 gstreamer: buffer overflow in gst_h264_slice_parse_dec_ref_pic_...
Alias: CVE-2021-3185
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: 1917225 1917227 1918094
Blocks: 1913407
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-01-18 00:08 UTC by Wade Mealing
Modified: 2021-11-08 01:28 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: gst-plugins-bad-1.18.1
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A flaw was found in the gstreamer h264 component where when parsing a h264 header, an attacker could cause the stack to be smashed, memory corruption to occur, and possibly code execution.
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Last Closed: 2021-11-08 01:28:15 UTC

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Description Wade Mealing 2021-01-18 00:08:56 UTC
A flaw was found in the gstreamer parsing code in the function gst_h264_slice_parse_dec_ref_pic_marking.  An attacker able to trigger this section of code can cause a buffer overflow possibly overflowing the element on the stack leading to memory corruption.

Upstream fix:

Comment 10 Wade Mealing 2021-01-20 02:41:56 UTC
Created gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1918094]

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