Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

FFmpeg: CVE-2016-7785: Improper Input Validation

Back to Search

FFmpeg: CVE-2016-7785: Improper Input Validation

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/23/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/29/2017
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

The avi_read_seek function in libavformat/avidec.c in FFmpeg before 3.1.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assert fault) via a crafted AVI file.

Solution(s)

  • ffmpeg-upgrade-2_4_14
  • ffmpeg-upgrade-2_8_9
  • ffmpeg-upgrade-3_0_4
  • ffmpeg-upgrade-3_1_4
  • ffmpeg-upgrade-3_2

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;