Out-of-bounds Read

Affecting file package, versions <1:5.30-1+deb9u2

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream file package. See Remediation section below for Debian:9 relevant versions.

The do_core_note function in readelf.c in libmagic.a in file 5.33 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.

Remediation

Upgrade Debian:9 file to version 1:5.30-1+deb9u2 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

6.5
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2018-10360
CWE
CWE-125
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN9-FILE-300926
Disclosed
11 Jun, 2018
Published
11 Jun, 2018