CVE-2011-3973

2011-10-02T20:55:00
ID CVE-2011-3973
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2012-08-22T03:30:00

Description

cavsdec.c in libavcodec in FFmpeg before 0.7.4 and 0.8.x before 0.8.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (incorrect write operation and application crash) via an invalid bitstream in a Chinese AVS video (aka CAVS) file, related to the decode_residual_block, check_for_slice, and cavs_decode_frame functions, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-3362.