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Heap-based Buffer Overflow


Severity Medium
Score 5.3/10


A vulnerability classified as critical was found in vox2png 1.0. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality of the file vox2png.c. The manipulation leads to heap-based buffer overflow. Attacking locally is a requirement. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used. The associated identifier of this vulnerability is VDB-221743.

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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().


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