Mp3splt 2.6.2 crafted Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Summary

mp3splt is a command line utility to split mp3 and ogg files without decoding.A fuzz on it discovered a NULL pointer access.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Agostino Sarubbo.
The original article can be found at: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96002


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Mp3splt 2.6.2

The free_options function in options_manager.c in mp3splt 2.6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via a crafted file. NOTE: this typically has no risk; this crash of this command-line program has no further consequences for availability.

CVE Information:
CVE-2017-5851

Disclosure Timeline:
Publish Date : 2017-03-01
Last Update Date : 2017-03-24