CVE-2018-13440

Priority
Description
The audiofile Audio File Library 0.3.6 has a NULL pointer dereference bug
in ModuleState::setup in modules/ModuleState.cpp, which allows an attacker
to cause a denial of service via a crafted caf file, as demonstrated by
sfconvert.
Notes
 ebarretto> It looks like upstream is not active anymore, some of the open CVEs
 ebarretto> have a proposed fix on a fork.
 ebarretto> Marking as deferred for now.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (0.3.6-2ubuntu0.14.04.3)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):deferred (2019-08-07)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):deferred (2019-08-07)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):deferred (2019-08-07)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):deferred (2019-08-07)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/wtay/audiofile/commit/fde6d79fb8363c4a329a184ef0b107156602b225
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-07 20:14:25 UTC (commit b97d32957c257815e5e382d2c973c25ceb6ebb12)