Numeric Errors

Affecting file package, versions <1:5.19-1

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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 cdf_check_stream_offset function in cdf.c in file before 5.19, as used in the Fileinfo component in PHP before 5.4.30 and 5.5.x before 5.5.14, relies on incorrect sector-size data, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted stream offset in a CDF file.

Remediation

Upgrade Debian:9 file to version 1:5.19-1 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

4.3
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    Low
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
CVE
CVE-2014-3479
CWE
CWE-189
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN9-FILE-301063
Disclosed
09 Jul, 2014
Published
09 Jul, 2014