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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-8792: libmatroska Out-of-bounds heap read in KaxInternalBlockReadData()

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-8792: libmatroska Out-of-bounds heap read in KaxInternalBlockReadData()

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/29/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
01/29/2019

Description

The KaxInternalBlock::ReadData function in libMatroska before 1.4.4 allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information from process heap memory via crafted EBML lacing, which triggers an invalid memory access.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-libebml
  • alpine-linux-upgrade-libmatroska

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