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Heap-based Buffer Overflow


Severity High
Score 8.1/10


Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities exist in the IFFOutput alignment padding functionality of OpenImageIO Project OpenImageIO v2.4.4.2. A specially crafted ImageOutput Object can lead to arbitrary code execution. An attacker can provide malicious input to trigger these vulnerabilities.This vulnerability arises when the `m_spec.format` is `TypeDesc::UINT8`.

  • HIGH
  • HIGH
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-122 - Heap-based Buffer Overflow

A heap overflow condition is a buffer overflow, where the buffer that can be overwritten is allocated in the heap portion of memory, generally meaning that the buffer was allocated using a routine such as malloc().


Advisory Timeline

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