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Bug 1547735 (CVE-2018-7254) - CVE-2018-7254 wavpack: Global buffer over-read in ParseCaffHeaderConfig function in cli/caff.c
Summary: CVE-2018-7254 wavpack: Global buffer over-read in ParseCaffHeaderConfig funct...
Alias: CVE-2018-7254
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: 1547736 1547737 1547738 1547739
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Reported: 2018-02-21 20:23 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:33 UTC (History)
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An out-of-bounds read flaw was found in the way WavPack handled processing of CAF (Core Audio Format) files. An attacker could potentially use this flaw to crash WavPack by tricking it into processing crafted CAF files.
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Last Closed: 2018-10-06 02:02:29 UTC

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Description Pedro Sampaio 2018-02-21 20:23:22 UTC
The ParseCaffHeaderConfig function of the cli/caff.c file of WavPack 5.1.0 allows an attacker to cause a denial-of-service due to global buffer over-read via a maliciously crafted CAF file.

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Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2018-02-21 20:24:00 UTC
Created mingw-wavpack tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1547737]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1547736]

Created wavpack tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1547738]

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