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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2016-3189: Vulnerability in BZip

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2016-3189: Vulnerability in BZip

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/30/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/29/2017
Modified
02/01/2022

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)

  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-compress-bzip2-1-0-6-0-175-3-10-0-4-0

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