CVE-2018-12458

NameCVE-2018-12458
DescriptionAn improper integer type in the mpeg4_encode_gop_header function in libavcodec/mpeg4videoenc.c in FFmpeg 2.8 and 4.0 may trigger an assertion violation while converting a crafted AVI file to MPEG4, leading to a denial of service.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-4249-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ffmpeg (PTS)stretch (security)7:3.2.18-0+deb9u1fixed
stretch (lts), stretch7:3.2.19-0+deb9u4fixed
buster (security), buster, buster (lts)7:4.1.11-0+deb10u1fixed
bullseye7:4.3.6-0+deb11u1fixed
bullseye (security)7:4.3.7-0+deb11u1fixed
bookworm (security), bookworm7:5.1.5-0+deb12u1fixed
trixie7:6.1.1-4fixed
sid7:6.1.1-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ffmpegsourceexperimental7:4.0.1-1low
ffmpegsourcestretch7:3.2.11-1~deb9u1DSA-4249-1
ffmpegsource(unstable)7:3.4.3-1low

Notes

https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg/commit/e1182fac1afba92a4975917823a5f644bee7e6e8
Fixed in 3.2.11

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