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<glsa id="200805-15">
<title>libid3tag: Denial of Service</title>
<synopsis>
A Denial of Service vulnerability was found in libid3tag.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">libid3tag</product>
<announced>May 14, 2008</announced>
<revised>May 14, 2008: 01</revised>
<bug>210564</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="media-libs/libid3tag" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.15.1b-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.15.1b-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
libid3tag is an ID3 tag manipulation library.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Kentaro Oda reported an infinite loop in the file field.c when parsing
an MP3 file with an ID3_FIELD_TYPE_STRINGLIST field that ends in '\0'.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted MP3
file, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All libid3tag users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-libs/libid3tag-0.15.1b-r2&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-2109">CVE-2008-2109</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Tue, 13 May 2008 20:49:10 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Tue, 13 May 2008 20:57:48 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Tue, 13 May 2008 21:27:22 +0000">
keytoaster
</metadata>
</glsa>