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CVE-2016-6250 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the ISO9660 writer in libarchive before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via vectors related to verifying filename lengths when writing an ISO9660 archive, which trigger a buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.6 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1844.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/20/1 Release Notes
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/21/3 Release Notes
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjul2016-3090544.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92036 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036431 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1347085 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/3014e198 Issue Tracking Patch
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/files/295073/libarchiveOverflow.txt Issue Tracking
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/711 Issue Tracking Patch
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-03

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-190 Integer Overflow or Wraparound NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:linux:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libarchive:libarchive:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.2.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6250
NVD Published Date:
09/21/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2019