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FreeBSD: FreeBSD -- Multiple vulnerabilities in file(1) and libmagic(3) (FreeBSD-SA-14:16.file) (Multiple CVEs)

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FreeBSD: FreeBSD -- Multiple vulnerabilities in file(1) and libmagic(3) (FreeBSD-SA-14:16.file) (Multiple CVEs)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/18/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/12/2016
Modified
02/21/2017

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)

  • freebsd-upgrade-base-10_0-release-p6
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-8_4-release-p13
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-9_1-release-p16
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-9_2-release-p9

References

  • freebsd-upgrade-base-10_0-release-p6
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-8_4-release-p13
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-9_1-release-p16
  • freebsd-upgrade-base-9_2-release-p9

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