CVSS 3.1 Score 7.3 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 21, 2023
Updated: Nov 4, 2023
CWE ID 415


CVE-2023-45666 is a vulnerability in the stb_image library, a single file MIT licensed library for processing images. The issue arises when the function stbi__load_gif_main fails to free the allocated memory in *delays if stbi__convert_format is called and fails. This can result in either a memory leak or a double-free situation. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a CVSS score of 7.3 and can be exploited over a network without requiring any privileges or user interaction. The affected product is 'tK3bd1'. To remediate the vulnerability, it is recommended to update to the latest version of the stb_image library once a fix is available.

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