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CVE-2017-11126

Published: 10 July 2017

The III_i_stereo function in libmpg123/layer3.c in mpg123 through 1.25.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted audio file that is mishandled in the code for the "block_type != 2" case, a similar issue to CVE-2017-9870.

From the Ubuntu Security Team

It was discovered that mpg123 incorrectly handled certain media files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service or other unspecified impact.

Priority

Low

Cvss 3 Severity Score

5.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
mpg123
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Not vulnerable
(1.25.6-1)
bionic Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
cosmic Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
disco Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
eoan Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
focal Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
groovy Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
hirsute Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
impish Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
jammy Not vulnerable
(1.25.8-1)
trusty
Released (1.16.0-1ubuntu1.1+esm1)
Available with Ubuntu Pro or Ubuntu Pro (Infra-only)
upstream
Released (1.25.3-1)
xenial
Released (1.22.4-1ubuntu0.1+esm1)
Available with Ubuntu Pro
yakkety Ignored
(end of life)
zesty Ignored
(end of life)
Patches:
upstream: https://scm.orgis.org/view/mpg123/trunk/src/libmpg123/layer3.c?view=patch&r1=4275&r2=4274&pathrev=4275

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 5.5
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity impact None
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H