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CentOS: (CVE-2016-7166) (Multiple Advisories): libarchive

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CentOS: (CVE-2016-7166) (Multiple Advisories): libarchive

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/16/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/01/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

libarchive before 3.2.0 does not limit the number of recursive decompressions, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via a crafted gzip file.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-bsdcpio
  • centos-upgrade-bsdtar
  • centos-upgrade-libarchive
  • centos-upgrade-libarchive-devel

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