CVE-2019-13615 (retired)

Priority
Description
libebml before 1.3.6, as used in the MKV module in VideoLAN VLC Media
Player binaries before 3.0.3, has a heap-based buffer over-read in
EbmlElement::FindNextElement.
Notes
 mdeslaur> upstream ticket says this is actually an issue in libebml that
 mdeslaur> was fixed in 1.3.6.
 mdeslaur>
 mdeslaur> marking priority as "low" since a heap-based buffer over-read
 mdeslaur> will likely just result in a crash, not in code execution
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: vlc (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (code not present)
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-01 00:15:52 UTC (commit 81c090bcde936e7802713b727f30f2f049bcb6a1)