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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.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Nov 21, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Nov 21, 2017

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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