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FFmpeg: CVE-2017-15672: Out-of-bounds Read

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FFmpeg: CVE-2017-15672: Out-of-bounds Read

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/06/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/29/2017
Modified
01/06/2021

Description

The read_header function in libavcodec/ffv1dec.c in FFmpeg 2.4 and 3.3.4 and possibly earlier allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via a crafted MP4 file, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

Solution(s)

  • ffmpeg-upgrade-3_3_5

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