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NULL Pointer Dereference

CVE-2021-39547

Severity Medium
Score 5.5/10

Summary

An issue was discovered in sela through 20200412. A NULL pointer dereference exists in the function lpc::SampleGenerator::process() located in sample_generator.cpp. It allows an attacker to cause Denial of Service.

  • LOW
  • LOCAL
  • NONE
  • UNCHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH

CWE-476 - NULL Pointer Dereference

A NULL pointer dereference occurs when the application dereferences a pointer that it expects to be valid, but is NULL, typically causing a crash or exit.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published