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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for file (ALAS-2014-304) (CVE-2014-1943)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for file (ALAS-2014-304) (CVE-2014-1943)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/18/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/08/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Fine Free file before 5.17 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion, CPU consumption, and crash) via a crafted indirect offset value in the magic of a file.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python-magic

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-file-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python-magic

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