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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-4809) (Multiple Advisories): libarchive security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-4809) (Multiple Advisories): libarchive security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/12/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/12/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The archive_read_format_cpio_read_header function in archive_read_support_format_cpio.c in libarchive before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a CPIO archive with a large symlink.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-bsdcpio
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-bsdtar
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libarchive
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libarchive-devel

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