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ELSA-2011-1507 Moderate: Oracle Linux libarchive security update

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ELSA-2011-1507 Moderate: Oracle Linux libarchive security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/13/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/13/2012
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

Buffer overflow in libarchive through 2.8.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TAR archive.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libarchive
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libarchive-devel

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