oggdec goes into an infinite loop while processing file

Bug #629135 reported by Steve Beattie on 2010-09-02
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vorbis-tools (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: vorbis-tools

oggdec goes into an infinite loop while processing the file at http://bazaar.launchpad.net/%7Eubuntu-bugcontrol/qa-regression-testing/master/annotate/head%3A/scripts/libvorbis/011.ogg:

  $ oggdec libvorbis/011.ogg -o /tmp/011.ogg-converted.wav
  oggdec from vorbis-tools 1.2.0
  Decoding "libvorbis/011.ogg" to "/tmp/011.ogg-converted.wav"
  Warning: hole in data (-137)
  Warning: hole in data (-137)
  Warning: hole in data (-137)

The test file in question was generated as part of http://redpig.dataspill.org/2008/05/multiple-vulnerabilities-in-ogg-tremor.html

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: vorbis-tools 1.2.0-6build1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-19.26-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-19-generic x86_64
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Sep 2 15:11:57 2010
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Alpha amd64 (20100827)
SourcePackage: vorbis-tools

Steve Beattie (sbeattie) wrote :
Steve Beattie (sbeattie) wrote :

The version of oggdec/vorbis-tools in lucid does not have this problem, it seems to have been introduced in maverick.

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