CVE-2019-20421

2020-01-27T05:15:00
ID CVE-2019-20421
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-02-26T17:44:00

Description

In Jp2Image::readMetadata() in jp2image.cpp in Exiv2 0.27.2, an input file can result in an infinite loop and hang, with high CPU consumption. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via a crafted file.