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CVE-2010-0001 Detail

Current Description

Integer underflow in the unlzw function in unlzw.c in gzip before 1.4 on 64-bit platforms, as used in ncompress and probably others, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted archive that uses LZW compression, leading to an array index error.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gzip.git/commit/?id=a3db5806d012082b9e25cc36d09f19cd736a468f
http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=emr_na-c02286083
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00009.html
http://ncompress.sourceforge.net/#status
http://savannah.gnu.org/forum/forum.php?forum_id=6153
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023490
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-1974
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2074
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:019
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:020
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:152
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0061.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-889-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0185 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1796
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1872
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=554418
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10546
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7511
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0095.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3.13


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0001
NVD Published Date:
01/29/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017