CVE-2015-8915

medium
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Description

bsdcpio in libarchive before 3.2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid read and crash) via crafted cpio file.

References

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/17/2

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/17/5

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91298

https://blog.fuzzing-project.org/47-Many-invalid-memory-access-issues-in-libarchive.html

https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/503

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/11/msg00037.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-03

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-09-20

Updated: 2018-11-30

Type: CWE-125

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:libarchive:libarchive:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 3.1.901a (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
135650EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.2 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2020-1488)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
134515EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2020-1226)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
132139EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2604)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
131871EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2379)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
130664EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2202)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
119289Debian DLA-1600-1 : libarchive security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
96234GLSA-201701-03 : libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
93415Debian DLA-617-1 : libarchive security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium