Vulnerability identifier: #VU80867
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: GIFLIB Project
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error in getarg.c. A remote attacker can pass a specially crafted input to the application, trigger memory corruption and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.
Vulnerable software versions
GIFLIB: 5.2.0 - 5.2.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?