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CVE-2014-9620 Detail

Current Description

The ELF parser in file 5.08 through 5.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of notes.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0040.html
http://mx.gw.com/pipermail/file/2014/001653.html
http://mx.gw.com/pipermail/file/2015/001660.html Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0760.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3121
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/01/17/9
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71715
https://github.com/file/file/commit/ce90e05774dd77d86cfc8dfa6da57b32816841c4
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-08
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3686-1/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.08:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.09:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:file_project:file:5.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9620
NVD Published Date:
01/21/2015
NVD Last Modified:
06/15/2018