Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Ubuntu: USN-4238-1 (CVE-2019-12217): SDL_image vulnerabilities

Back to Search

Ubuntu: USN-4238-1 (CVE-2019-12217): SDL_image vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/20/2019
Created
01/17/2020
Added
01/15/2020
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

An issue was discovered in libSDL2.a in Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL) 2.0.9 when used in conjunction with libSDL2_image.a in SDL2_image 2.0.4. There is a NULL pointer dereference in the SDL stdio_read function in file/SDL_rwops.c.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libsdl-image1-2

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

;