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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-6250: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-6250: libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/21/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

Integer overflow in the ISO9660 writer in libarchive before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via vectors related to verifying filename lengths when writing an ISO9660 archive, which trigger a buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

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

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