Bug 1480675 (CVE-2017-11358) - CVE-2017-11358 sox: Invalid memory read in read_samples function in hcom.c
Summary: CVE-2017-11358 sox: Invalid memory read in read_samples function in hcom.c
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2017-11358
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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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1480678
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-08-11 17:16 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2019-05-01 21:54 UTC (History)
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Description Pedro Sampaio 2017-08-11 17:16:56 UTC
A flaw was found in sox 14.4.2. The read_samples function in hcom.c in Sound eXchange(SoX) 14.4.2 can cause a denial of service(invalid memory read and 
application crash) via a crafted hcom file.

References:

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Jul/81

Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2017-08-11 17:24:21 UTC
Created sox tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1480678]


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