Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') Affecting cairo package, versions *


low

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required
    Availability High
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NVD
6.5 medium
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Red Hat
2.5 low

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-CAIRO-515907
  • published 16 Jan 2019
  • disclosed 16 Jan 2019

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:11 cairo.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream cairo package and not the cairo package as distributed by Debian:11. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

An issue was discovered in cairo 1.16.0. There is an infinite loop in the function _arc_error_normalized in the file cairo-arc.c, related to _arc_max_angle_for_tolerance_normalized.