CVE-2012-4024 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the get_component function in unsquashfs.c in unsquashfs in Squashfs 4.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted list file (aka a crafted file for the -ef option). NOTE: probably in most cases, the list file is a trusted file constructed by the program's user; however, there are some realistic situations in which a list file would be obtained from an untrusted remote source.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=CAAoG81HL9oP8roPLLhftTSXTzSD%2BZcR66PRkVU%3Df76W3Mjde_w%40mail.gmail.com&forum_name=squashfs-devel Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:128 Not Applicable 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/07/19/6 Mailing List 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54610 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/77106 VDB Entry 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-40 Third Party Advisory 
https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0001 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4024
NVD Published Date:
07/19/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/10/2020
Source:
MITRE