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id3_utf16_deserialize() in utf16.c in libid3tag through 0.15.1b misparses ID3v2 tags encoded in UTF-16 with an odd number of bytes, triggering an endless loop allocating memory until an OOM condition is reached, leading to denial-of-service (DoS).

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Component: libid3tag
Publish Date: Feb 20, 2018
Related ID: --
Modified Date: Feb 20, 2018

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Fixed LIN10-3343 --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-8739 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed LIN9-6406 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Fixed -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Fixed -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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