Missing Release of Memory after Effective Lifetime
A vulnerability was found in Axiomatic Bento4 and classified as problematic. This issue affects the function AP4_AvccAtom::Create of the component mp4edit. The manipulation leads to memory leak. The attack may be initiated remotely. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used. The identifier VDB-212009 was assigned to this vulnerability.
CWE-401 - Missing release of memory after effective lifetime (memory leak)
'Missing release of memory after effective lifetime (memory leak)' is a weakness that occurs when software doesn't effectively release allocated memory after it is used. If not addressed, this enables attackers to launch denial of service attacks (by crashing or hanging the program) or take advantage of other unexpected behavior resulting from low memory conditions.