Bug 1475727 (CVE-2017-11592) - CVE-2017-11592 exiv2: Mismatched memory management routines in the Exiv2::FileIo::seek function
Summary: CVE-2017-11592 exiv2: Mismatched memory management routines in the Exiv2::Fil...
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-11592
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1475370 1473889
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-07-27 08:45 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:17 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-07-27 09:26:33 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-07-27 08:45:58 UTC
There is a Mismatched Memory Management Routines vulnerability in the Exiv2::FileIo::seek function of Exiv2 0.26 that will lead to a denial of service attack (heap memory corruption) via crafted input.

Product bug:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1473889

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-07-27 08:50:09 UTC
Created exiv2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1475370]

Comment 2 Sam Fowler 2018-04-13 00:49:44 UTC
Upstream Issue:

https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/issues/56


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