USN-2454-1: Exiv2 vulnerability
7 January 2015
Exiv2 could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
- exiv2 - EXIF/IPTC metadata manipulation tool
It was discovered that Exiv2 incorrectly handled certain tag values in
video files. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a
specially-crafted video file, a remote attacker could cause Exiv2 to crash,
resulting in a denial of service.