CVE-2017-5209

Published: 11 January 2017

The base64decode function in base64.c in libimobiledevice libplist through 1.12 allows attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (buffer over-read) via split encoded Apple Property List data.

Priority

Negligible

CVSS 3 base score: 9.1

Status

Package Release Status
libplist
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.12+git+1+e37ca00-0.1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(1.12+git+1+e37ca00-0.3)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(1.12+git+1+e37ca00-0.3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(1.12+git+1+e37ca00-0.3)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Needed

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/libimobiledevice/libplist/commit/3a55ddd3c4c11ce75a86afbefd085d8d397ff957