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ELSA-2012-0451 Important: Oracle Linux rpm security update

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ELSA-2012-0451 Important: Oracle Linux rpm security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/04/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/11/2012
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

The headerVerifyInfo function in lib/header.c in RPM before 4.9.1.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a negative value in a region offset of a package header, which is not properly handled in a numeric range comparison.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-popt
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-apidocs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-build
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-cron
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-libs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-rpm-python

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