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FFmpeg: CVE-2018-12460: NULL Pointer Dereference

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FFmpeg: CVE-2018-12460: NULL Pointer Dereference

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/15/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/18/2018
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

libavcodec in FFmpeg 4.0 may trigger a NULL pointer dereference if the studio profile is incorrectly detected while converting a crafted AVI file to MPEG4, leading to a denial of service, related to idctdsp.c and mpegvideo.c.

Solution(s)

  • ffmpeg-upgrade-4_0_1
  • ffmpeg-upgrade-4_1

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