CVE-2016-1517

Published: 10 April 2017

OpenCV 3.0.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segfault) via vectors involving corrupt chunks.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that OpenCV incorrectly handled certain image files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service, execute arbitrary code or other unspecified impact.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 5.5

Status

Package Release Status
opencv
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needed

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (3.2.0+dfsg-4ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.4.9.1+dfsg-1.5ubuntu1.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (2.4.8+dfsg1-2ubuntu1.1)