Resource Exhaustion

Affecting libjpeg-turbo package, versions <1:1.5.1-2+deb9u1

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Overview

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Resource Exhaustion. In IJG JPEG (aka libjpeg) before 9d, jpeg_mem_available() in jmemnobs.c in djpeg does not honor the max_memory_to_use setting, possibly causing excessive memory consumption.

Remediation

Upgrade libjpeg-turbo to version or higher.

References

CVSS Score

7.1
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Local
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2020-14152
CWE
CWE-400
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN9-LIBJPEGTURBO-572989
Disclosed
15 Jun, 2020
Published
23 Jun, 2020