CVE-2014-9765 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the main_get_appheader function in xdelta3-main.h in xdelta3 before 3.0.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted input file.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00125.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00131.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3484
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/02/08/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/02/08/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/83109
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2901-1
https://github.com/jmacd/xdelta-devel/commit/ef93ff74203e030073b898c05e8b4860b5d09ef2
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-40

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9765
NVD Published Date:
04/19/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
Debian GNU/Linux