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CVE-2016-7164 Detail

Current Description

The construct function in puff.cpp in Libtorrent 1.1.0 allows remote torrent trackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via a crafted GZIP response.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/08/1 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/08/7 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92891 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/issues/1021 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/pull/1022 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libtorrent:libtorrent:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7164
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
02/13/2017