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CVE-2019-14498

Published: 29 August 2019

A divide-by-zero error exists in the Control function of demux/caf.c in VideoLAN VLC media player 3.0.7.1. As a result, an FPE can be triggered via a crafted CAF file.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.8

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
vlc
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (3.0.8-0ubuntu18.04.1)
disco
Released (3.0.8-0ubuntu19.04.1)
eoan Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
focal Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
groovy Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
hirsute Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
impish Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
jammy Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
kinetic Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
lunar Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
mantic Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
noble Not vulnerable
(3.0.8-2)
trusty Ignored
(end of standard support)
upstream
Released (3.0.8-1)
xenial Needed

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.8
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact High
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H