CVE-2010-0405

medium

Description

Integer overflow in the BZ2_decompress function in decompress.c in bzip2 and libbzip2 before 1.0.6 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted compressed file.

References

http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/cve_2010_0405_integer_overflow

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051278.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051366.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00000.html

http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128506868510655&w=2

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=627882

http://secunia.com/advisories/41452

http://secunia.com/advisories/41505

http://secunia.com/advisories/42350

http://secunia.com/advisories/42404

http://secunia.com/advisories/42405

http://secunia.com/advisories/42529

http://secunia.com/advisories/42530

http://secunia.com/advisories/48378

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201301-05.xml

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4581

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0703.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0858.html

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-986-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-986-2

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-986-3

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0019.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2455

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3043

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3052

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3073

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3126

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3127

http://xorl.wordpress.com/2010/09/21/cve-2010-0405-bzip2-integer-overflow/

Details

Source: Mitre, NVD

Published: 2010-09-28

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Severity: Medium