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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8918: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8918: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The archive_string_append function in archive_string.c in libarchive before 3.2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted cab files, related to "overlapping memcpy."

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-arch-libarchive

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