Bug 1539517 (CVE-2018-6315) - CVE-2018-6315 ming: Integer overflow in util/outputscript.c:outputSWF_TEXT_RECORD results in out-of-bounds read
Summary: CVE-2018-6315 ming: Integer overflow in util/outputscript.c:outputSWF_TEXT_RE...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-6315
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1520747
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-01-29 05:36 UTC by Sam Fowler
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-03-28 21:25:35 UTC


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Description Sam Fowler 2018-01-29 05:36:45 UTC
The outputSWF_TEXT_RECORD function (util/outputscript.c) in libming through 0.4.8 is vulnerable to an integer overflow and resultant out-of-bounds read, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service or unspecified other impact via a crafted SWF file.

External References:
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6315
https://github.com/libming/libming/issues/101

Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-01-29 05:38:59 UTC
Created ming tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1520747]


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