DescriptionIn the startread function in xa.c in Sound eXchange (SoX) through 14.4.2, a corrupt header specifying zero channels triggers an infinite loop with a resultant NULL pointer dereference, which may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- openSUSE-SU-2018:0489-1, published Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:09:45 +0100 (CET)
- openSUSE-SU-2018:0493-1, published Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:12:33 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Package Hub 12 SP3|| ||Patchnames: |
|openSUSE Leap 15.0|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libsox3-14.4.2-lp150.3.3
|openSUSE Tumbleweed|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libsox3-14.4.2-5.17
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.|
|SUSE Package Hub 12 SP3||sox||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Thu Feb 15 12:23:01 2018
CVE page last modified: Tue May 23 14:53:08 2023