Bug 1579980 (CVE-2018-11214) - CVE-2018-11214 libjpeg: Segmentation fault in get_text_rgb_row function in rdppm.c
Summary: CVE-2018-11214 libjpeg: Segmentation fault in get_text_rgb_row function in rd...
Alias: CVE-2018-11214
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: 1579974 1579976 1579977 1579982 1589110
Blocks: 1579984
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-05-18 21:10 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:39 UTC (History)
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An out-of-bounds read vulnerability has been discovered in libjpeg-turbo when reading one row of pixels of a PPM file. An attacker could use this flaw to crash the application and cause a denial of service.
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Last Closed: 2019-08-06 19:18:55 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2019:2052 0 None None None 2019-08-06 12:08:11 UTC

Description Laura Pardo 2018-05-18 21:10:47 UTC
An issue was discovered in libjpeg version 9a. The get_text_rgb_row function in rdppm.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Segmentation fault) via a crafted file.


Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-05-18 21:12:19 UTC
Created libjpeg-turbo tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1579976]

Created mingw-libjpeg-turbo tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1579974]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1579977]

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:08:10 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2019:2052 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2052

Comment 7 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-08-06 19:18:55 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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