Upstream information

CVE-2018-1999011 at MITRE


FFmpeg before commit 2b46ebdbff1d8dec7a3d8ea280a612b91a582869 contains a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in asf_o format demuxer that can result in heap-buffer-overflow that may result in remote code execution. This attack appears to be exploitable via specially crafted ASF file that has to be provided as input to FFmpeg. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 2b46ebdbff1d8dec7a3d8ea280a612b91a582869 and later.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.8 5.3
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1102689 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • ffmpeg >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavcodec57 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavutil-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavutil55 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libpostproc-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libpostproc54 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libswresample-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libswresample2 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libswscale-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libswscale4 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15
  • ffmpeg >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavcodec-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavformat-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavformat57 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavresample-devel >= 3.4.2-4.5.1
  • libavresample3 >= 3.4.2-4.5.1

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA ffmpeg Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 GA ffmpeg Released