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Bug 679418 (CVE-2018-20030) - <media-libs/libexif-0.6.21-r3: input validation issue resulting in a denial of service (CVE-2018-20030)
Summary: <media-libs/libexif-0.6.21-r3: input validation issue resulting in a denial o...
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: CVE-2018-20030
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
URL:
Whiteboard: B3 [noglsa cve]
Keywords:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2019-03-04 16:50 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2019-03-28 15:01 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
media-libs/libexif-0.6.21-r3
Runtime testing required: ---
stable-bot: sanity-check+


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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2019-03-04 16:50:38 UTC
CVE-2018-20030 (https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-20030):
  An error when processing the EXIF_IFD_INTEROPERABILITY and EXIF_IFD_EXIF
  tags within libexif version 0.6.21 can be exploited to exhaust available CPU
  resources.
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-03-04 18:18:55 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/?id=bcce9fb0f933198672777469411dd4774bb39ba3

commit bcce9fb0f933198672777469411dd4774bb39ba3
Author:     Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@gentoo.org>
AuthorDate: 2019-03-04 18:18:27 +0000
Commit:     Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@gentoo.org>
CommitDate: 2019-03-04 18:18:46 +0000

    media-libs/libexif: rev bump to fix CVE-2018-20030
    
    While here, fix C89 compatibility issue, too.
    
    Bug: https://bugs.gentoo.org/679418
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.62, Repoman-2.3.12
    Signed-off-by: Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@gentoo.org>

 .../files/libexif-0.6.21-CVE-2018-20030.patch      | 117 +++++++++++++++++++++
 ...ibexif-0.6.21-fix-C89-compatibility-issue.patch |  30 ++++++
 media-libs/libexif/libexif-0.6.21-r3.ebuild        |  52 +++++++++
 3 files changed, 199 insertions(+)
Comment 2 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2019-03-20 16:56:30 UTC
No reason to wait any longer here imo.
Comment 3 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2019-03-20 20:59:40 UTC
amd64 stable
Comment 4 Markus Meier gentoo-dev 2019-03-21 20:38:07 UTC
arm stable
Comment 5 Rolf Eike Beer 2019-03-23 11:56:26 UTC
sparc stable
Comment 6 Sergei Trofimovich gentoo-dev 2019-03-24 19:56:18 UTC
ia64 stable
Comment 7 Sergei Trofimovich gentoo-dev 2019-03-24 20:33:39 UTC
ppc stable
Comment 8 Sergei Trofimovich gentoo-dev 2019-03-24 20:36:44 UTC
ppc64 stable
Comment 9 Sergei Trofimovich gentoo-dev 2019-03-25 23:13:54 UTC
hppa stable
Comment 10 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2019-03-27 23:21:21 UTC
x86 stable
Comment 11 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2019-03-27 23:46:15 UTC
x86 stable
Comment 12 Yury German Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2019-03-28 03:28:56 UTC
GLSA Vote: No

Alpha, please continue stabilization.
Comment 13 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-03-28 09:03:24 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/?id=fbee6a0b2a8d96991bdc616e243d1fb6ac55e66e

commit fbee6a0b2a8d96991bdc616e243d1fb6ac55e66e
Author:     Tobias Klausmann <klausman@gentoo.org>
AuthorDate: 2019-03-28 09:02:59 +0000
Commit:     Tobias Klausmann <klausman@gentoo.org>
CommitDate: 2019-03-28 09:02:59 +0000

    media-libs/libexif-0.6.21-r3: alpha stable
    
    Bug: http://bugs.gentoo.org/679418
    Signed-off-by: Tobias Klausmann <klausman@gentoo.org>

 media-libs/libexif/libexif-0.6.21-r3.ebuild | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
Comment 14 Aaron Bauman Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2019-03-28 15:01:47 UTC
tree is clean.