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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2014-9621
Last Modified 11 Aug 2015 01:51:51
Published 21 Jan 2015 01:59:07
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-9621

Summary

The ELF parser in file 5.16 through 5.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long string.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • File Project File 5.16

  • File Project File 5.17

  • File Project File 5.18

  • File Project File 5.19

  • File Project File 5.20

  • File Project File 5.21


References

CONFIRM - https://github.com/file/file/commit/65437cee25199dbd385fb35901bc0011e164276c

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150117 Re: CVE request: file(1) DoS

MLIST - [File] 20150102 file 5.22 is now available

MLIST - [File] 20141216 file 5.21 is now available

CONFIRM - http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0040.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:07:36