libopenmpt up to 0.3.18/0.4.8 libopenmpt_modplug.c ModPlug_InstrumentName/ModPlug_SampleName buffer overflow

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in libopenmpt up to 0.3.18/0.4.8. Affected by this issue is the function ModPlug_InstrumentName/ModPlug_SampleName of the file libopenmpt_modplug.c. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a buffer overflow vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-120. The product copies an input buffer to an output buffer without verifying that the size of the input buffer is less than the size of the output buffer, leading to a buffer overflow. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

In libopenmpt before 0.3.19 and 0.4.x before 0.4.9, ModPlug_InstrumentName and ModPlug_SampleName in libopenmpt_modplug.c do not restrict the lengths of libmodplug output-buffer strings in the C API, leading to a buffer overflow.

The weakness was published 10/04/2019 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2019-17113 since 10/03/2019. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available.

Upgrading to version 0.3.19 eliminates this vulnerability.

Similar entries are available at VDB-118829, VDB-138966, VDB-138967 and VDB-138990.





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Class: Buffer overflow
CWE: CWE-120 / CWE-119

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Upgrade: libopenmpt 0.3.19


10/03/2019 🔍
10/04/2019 +1 days 🔍
10/04/2019 +0 days 🔍
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Advisory: 927688ddab43c2b203569de79407a899e734fabe
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2019-17113 (🔍)
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Created: 10/04/2019 09:17 AM
Updated: 01/03/2024 12:39 PM
Changes: 10/04/2019 09:17 AM (55), 09/21/2020 11:28 AM (1), 01/03/2024 12:32 PM (5), 01/03/2024 12:39 PM (1)
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