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computer vulnerability alert CVE-2019-11498

WavPack: denial of service via DFF files

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a fatal error in WavPack via DFF files, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable products: Fedora, Ubuntu.
Severity of this weakness: 1/4.
Consequences of a hack: denial of service on server, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 30/04/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2019-11498, FEDORA-2019-52145aa7ca, USN-3960-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-29166.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a fatal error in WavPack via DFF files, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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