|Bugzilla:||810009: CVE-2012-1584 taglib: integer overflow can crash application|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Integer overflow in the mid function in toolkit/tbytevector.cpp in TagLib 1.7 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted file header field in a media file, which triggers a large memory allocation.
taglib is only used in client applications. We do not consider a user-assisted crash of a client application such as k3b or Totem to be a security issue.
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