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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5601: libarchive Out of bounds read in lha_read_file_header_1

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5601: libarchive Out of bounds read in lha_read_file_header_1

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/27/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
12/27/2019

Description

An error in the lha_read_file_header_1() function (archive_read_support_format_lha.c) in libarchive 3.2.2 allows remote attackers to trigger an out-of-bounds read memory access and subsequently cause a crash via a specially crafted archive.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-libarchive

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