CVE-2019-13615

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.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Notes
mdeslaurupstream ticket says this is actually an issue in libebml that
was fixed in 1.3.6.

marking priority as "low" since a heap-based buffer over-read
will likely just result in a crash, not in code execution
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 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (code not present)
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 20:04:51 UTC (commit 768ceb2fdee6790d707d0f681e1b54916744af1e)