CVE-2019-8383

Published: 17 February 2019

An issue was discovered in AdvanceCOMP through 2.1. An invalid memory address occurs in the function adv_png_unfilter_8 in lib/png.c. It can be triggered by sending a crafted file to a binary. It allows an attacker to cause a Denial of Service (Segmentation fault) or possibly have unspecified other impact when a victim opens a specially crafted file.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
advancecomp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.1-2.1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(2.1-2.1build1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Needed

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Needed

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/amadvance/advancecomp/commit/78a56b21340157775be2462a19276b4d31d2bd01