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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-3189: bzip2: Denial of service

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-3189: bzip2: Denial of service

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/30/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
05/28/2021

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in bzip2recover in bzip2 1.0.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted bzip2 file, related to block ends set to before the start of the block.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-arch-bzip2

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