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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-1943: file: Denial of Service

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) February 17, 2014 October 29, 2017 October 29, 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.

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References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-apps-file

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