CVSS 3.1 Score 7.3 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 21, 2023
Updated: Oct 26, 2023
CWE ID 415


CVE-2023-45679 is a vulnerability in the stb_vorbis library, which is used for processing ogg vorbis files. A specially crafted file can trigger a memory allocation failure in the start_decoder function, leading to uninitialized pointers in f->comment_list. This can result in code execution when setup_free is called on these pointers in vorbis_deinit. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH and an exploitability score of 3.9. The affected product is tJ8-vZ, and the potential danger it poses to organizations is the possibility of code execution. Remediation measures are not mentioned in the provided information.

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