Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 840002
CVE-2012-2845 exif: Integer overflow, leading to DoS (buffer over-read and application crash) in jpeg_data_load_data routine
Last modified: 2016-03-04 05:51:31 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2012-2845 to the following vulnerability:
Integer overflow in the jpeg_data_load_data function in jpeg-data.c in libjpeg in exif 0.6.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) or obtain potentially sensitive information via a crafted JPEG file.
This issue affects the (current) versions of the exif package, as shipped with Fedora release of 16 and 17. Please schedule an update.
Created exif tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 840003]
exif-0.6.21-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
exif-0.6.21-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.