CVE-2017-12955

Priority
Low
Description
There is a heap-based buffer overflow in basicio.cpp of Exiv2 0.26. The
vulnerability causes an out-of-bounds write in
Exiv2::Image::printIFDStructure(), which may lead to remote denial of
service or possibly unspecified other impact.
References
Bugs
Notes
 ratliff> on trusty, xenial, & zesty, exiv2 prints error message and exits cleanly
Package
Source: exiv2 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):ignored (reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/Exiv2/exiv2/pull/120
More Information

Updated: 2018-01-15 13:25:09 UTC (commit 14005)