Bug 1499959 (CVE-2017-14633) - CVE-2017-14633 libvorbis: Out-of-bounds array read in the function mapping0_forward()
Summary: CVE-2017-14633 libvorbis: Out-of-bounds array read in the function mapping0_f...
Alias: CVE-2017-14633
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1480648 1480649 1480650
Blocks: 1499962
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-10-09 15:31 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2021-02-17 01:25 UTC (History)
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An out-of-bounds read flaw was found in the way libvorbis handled processing of Ogg Vorbis format files. This flaw could potentially be used to crash an application using libvorbis by tricking the application into processing specially crafted files.
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Last Closed: 2017-12-21 10:03:53 UTC

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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-10-09 15:31:49 UTC
An out-of-bounds array read vulnerability exists in libvorbis in the function mapping0_forward() in mapping0.c, which may lead to DoS when operating on a crafted audio file with vorbis_analysis().

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Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-10-09 15:35:47 UTC
Created libvorbis tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1480650]

Created mingw-libvorbis tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1480649]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1480648]

Comment 4 Dhiru Kholia 2017-12-21 10:03:01 UTC

Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Low security impact. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.

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