CVE-2017-16840

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
The VC-2 Video Compression encoder in FFmpeg 3.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) because of incorrect buffer padding for non-Haar wavelets, related to libavcodec/vc2enc.c and libavcodec/vc2enc_dwt.c.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-516 ffmpeg 1:3.4-5 1:3.4.1-1 Medium Fixed
References
https://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=commit;h=a94cb36ab2ad99d3a1331c9f91831ef593d94f74