Bug 1480676 (CVE-2017-11359) - CVE-2017-11359 sox: Devide by zero in wavwritehdr function in wav.c
Summary: CVE-2017-11359 sox: Devide by zero in wavwritehdr function in wav.c
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2017-11359
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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Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20170730,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1480678
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-08-11 17:20 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2019-05-01 21:54 UTC (History)
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Description Pedro Sampaio 2017-08-11 17:20:02 UTC
A flaw was found in sox 14.4.2. The wavwritehdr function in wav.c in Sound eXchange(SoX) 14.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of 
service(divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted snd file which convert to wav file.

References:

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

Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2017-08-11 17:24:13 UTC
Created sox tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1480678]


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