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CentOS Linux: CVE-2020-18898: Moderate: compat-exiv2-026 security update (Multiple Advisories)

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CentOS Linux: CVE-2020-18898: Moderate: compat-exiv2-026 security update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/19/2021
Created
05/14/2022
Added
05/13/2022
Modified
05/25/2023

Description

A stack exhaustion issue in the printIFDStructure function of Exiv2 0.27 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) via a crafted file.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-compat-exiv2-026
  • centos-upgrade-compat-exiv2-026-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-compat-exiv2-026-debugsource
  • centos-upgrade-exiv2
  • centos-upgrade-exiv2-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-exiv2-debugsource
  • centos-upgrade-exiv2-libs
  • centos-upgrade-exiv2-libs-debuginfo

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