CVE-2016-10209

MEDIUM

Description

The archive_wstring_append_from_mbs function in archive_string.c in libarchive 3.2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted archive file.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97327

https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/842

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

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3736-1/

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4360

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-03

Updated: 2018-12-28

Type: CWE-476

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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