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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for e2fsprogs (ALAS-2015-542) (CVE-2015-0247)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for e2fsprogs (ALAS-2015-542) (CVE-2015-0247)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/17/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/18/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in openfs.c in the libext2fs library in e2fsprogs before 1.42.12 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via crafted block group descriptor data in a filesystem image.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libcom_err
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libcom_err-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libss
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libss-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-libs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-e2fsprogs-static
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libcom_err
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libcom_err-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libss
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libss-devel

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