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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2014-8116) ELSA-2016-0760: file security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2014-8116) 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
12/17/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/12/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The ELF parser (readelf.c) in file before 5.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption or crash) via a large number of (1) program or (2) section headers or (3) invalid capabilities.

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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