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SUSE: CVE-2014-8118: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/16/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
08/21/2021

Description

Integer overflow in RPM 4.12 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted CPIO header in the payload section of an RPM file, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-popt
  • suse-upgrade-popt-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-popt-devel
  • suse-upgrade-popt-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-popt-x86
  • suse-upgrade-rpm
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-build
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-devel
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-python
  • suse-upgrade-rpm-x86

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