Bug 296221 - CVE-2007-4974 Heap overflow in libsndfile triggerable by seeks
Summary: CVE-2007-4974 Heap overflow in libsndfile triggerable by seeks
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libsndfile
Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andreas Thienemann
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?...
Whiteboard: source=vendorsec,impact=low,reported=...
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Blocks: CVE-2007-4974
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Reported: 2007-09-19 13:24 UTC by Lubomir Kundrak
Modified: 2008-01-28 14:11 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: 1.0.17-2.fc7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-09-24 18:00:28 UTC
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Description Lubomir Kundrak 2007-09-19 13:24:10 UTC
Description of problem:

To quote Robert Buchholz of Gentoo:

The issue was already known upstream and a change in 
libsndfile-1.0.18pre17 [2] addressed it, but does not fix it robustly. 
Attached is a fix for 1.0.17 (line numbers are including Gentoo's FLAC 
patches [3]) that was approved by upstream.

[2] http://www.mega-nerd.com/tmp/libsndfile-1.0.18pre17.tar.gz
[3] 
http://distfiles.gentoo.org/distfiles/libsndfile-1.0.17+flac-1.1.3.patch.bz2

Additional info:

See URL for mor details. A CVE identifier for this issue was already requested.

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2007-09-24 18:00:26 UTC
libsndfile-1.0.17-2.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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