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vulnerability announce CVE-2018-17581

Exiv2: denial of service via CiffDirectory-readDirectory

Synthesis of the vulnerability

Impacted products: Ubuntu.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Provenance: document.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 11/01/2019.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-17581, USN-3852-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28242.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via CiffDirectory::readDirectory() of Exiv...
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