Buffer Overflow Affecting com.drewnoakes:metadata-extractor Open this link in a new tab package, versions [0,v2.13.0)


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JAVA-COMDREWNOAKES-455419

  • published

    25 Jul 2019

  • disclosed

    25 Jul 2019

  • credit

    Alex Rebert

How to fix?

Upgrade com.drewnoakes:metadata-extractor to version v2.13.0 or higher.

Overview

com.drewnoakes:metadata-extractor is a Java library for reading metadata from image files.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Buffer Overflow. Extraction of light source metadata data from an invalid/corrupt image file can lead to an infinite loop recursion within PanasonicRawWbInfo2 descriptor class, resulting in stack consumption.