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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2014-3710) ELSA-2016-0760: file security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2014-3710) ELSA-2016-0760: file security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/05/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/12/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The donote function in readelf.c in file through 5.20, as used in the Fileinfo component in PHP 5.4.34, does not ensure that sufficient note headers are present, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-file
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-file-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-file-libs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-file-static
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-python-magic

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