CVE-2019-12874

Priority
Description
An issue was discovered in zlib_decompress_extra in
modules/demux/mkv/util.cpp in VideoLAN VLC media player 3.x through 3.0.7.
The Matroska demuxer, while parsing a malformed MKV file type, has a double
free.
Notes
Package
Source: vlc (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (3.0.7-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (3.0.7.1-0ubuntu18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (3.0.7.1-3)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (3.0.7.1-3)
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commit;h=81023659c7de5ac2637b4a879195efef50846102
More Information

Updated: 2020-03-18 21:36:52 UTC (commit 2ea7df7bd1e69e1e489978d2724a936eb3faa1b8)