Bug 1135719 - (CVE-2019-12212) VUL-1: CVE-2019-12212: freeimage: Stack exhaustion due to improper process of a special crafted JXR file
VUL-1: CVE-2019-12212: freeimage: Stack exhaustion due to improper process of...
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE Distribution
Classification: openSUSE
Component: Security
Leap 15.1
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: P4 - Low : Minor (vote)
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Assigned To: Nick Schrader
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Reported: 2019-05-21 08:29 UTC by Alexandros Toptsoglou
Modified: 2020-01-16 14:20 UTC (History)
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Description Alexandros Toptsoglou 2019-05-21 08:29:38 UTC

When FreeImage 3.18.0 reads a special JXR file, the StreamCalcIFDSize function
of JXRMeta.c repeatedly calls itself due to improper processing of the file,
eventually causing stack exhaustion. An attacker can achieve a remote denial of
service attack by sending a specially constructed file.

Comment 1 Tomáš Chvátal 2019-07-11 11:42:05 UTC
This is automated batch bugzilla cleanup.

The openSUSE 42.3 changed to end-of-life (EOL [1]) status. As such
it is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any
further security or bug fix updates.
As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
openSUSE (At this moment openSUSE Leap 15.1, 15.0 and Tumbleweed) please
feel free to reopen this bug against that version (!you must update the
"Version" component in the bug fields, do not just reopen please), or
alternatively create a new ticket.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed
during the lifetime of the release.

[1] https://en.opensuse.org/Lifetime
Comment 2 Marcus Meissner 2019-07-12 06:39:02 UTC
15.0 , 15.1 and factory still unfixed