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FreeBSD: file -- denial of service (CVE-2014-1943)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) February 18, 2014 May 08, 2014 November 24, 2014

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.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-file

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