CVE-2017-14502

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Description

read_header in archive_read_support_format_rar.c in libarchive 3.3.2 suffers from an off-by-one error for UTF-16 names in RAR archives, leading to an out-of-bounds read in archive_read_format_rar_read_header.

References

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=573

https://bugs.debian.org/875974

https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/5562545b5562f6d12a4ef991fae158bf4ccf92b6

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

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-11

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3859-1/

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-09-17

Updated: 2019-10-03

Type: CWE-125

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:libarchive:libarchive:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (16 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
131871EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2379)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
131553SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libarchive (SUSE-SU-2019:3092-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
129207EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2014)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
129130EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : libarchive (EulerOS-SA-2019-1973)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
127960GLSA-201908-11 : libarchive: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
123365openSUSE Security Update : libarchive (openSUSE-2019-888)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
121211Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS / 18.10 : libarchive vulnerabilities (USN-3859-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
120150SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : libarchive (SUSE-SU-2018:3571-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
119893Debian DSA-4360-1 : libarchive - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
119552SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libarchive (SUSE-SU-2018:3640-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
119289Debian DLA-1600-1 : libarchive security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
118872openSUSE Security Update : libarchive (openSUSE-2018-1366)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118871openSUSE Security Update : libarchive (openSUSE-2018-1365)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118819SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libarchive (SUSE-SU-2018:3640-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high