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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8932: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8932: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

The compress_bidder_init function in archive_read_support_filter_compress.c in libarchive before 3.2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted tar file, which triggers an invalid left shift.

Solution(s)

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

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