Out-of-bounds Read

Affecting file package, versions <1:5.35-3

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream file package. See Remediation section below for Debian:10 relevant versions.

do_core_note in readelf.c in libmagic.a in file 5.35 has an out-of-bounds read because memcpy is misused.

Remediation

Upgrade Debian:10 file to version 1:5.35-3 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

8.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE
CVE-2019-8906
CWE
CWE-125
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN10-FILE-337539
Disclosed
18 Feb, 2019
Published
18 Feb, 2019