CVE-2015-8934

NameCVE-2015-8934
DescriptionThe copy_from_lzss_window function in archive_read_support_format_rar.c in libarchive 3.2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds heap read) via a crafted rar file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-554-1, DSA-3657-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libarchive (PTS)jessie3.1.2-11+deb8u3fixed
jessie (security)3.1.2-11+deb8u8fixed
stretch (security), stretch3.2.2-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, buster (security)3.3.3-4+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid3.4.0-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libarchivesource(unstable)3.2.1-1
libarchivesourcejessie3.1.2-11+deb8u2DSA-3657-1
libarchivesourcewheezy3.0.4-3+wheezy2DLA-554-1

Notes

https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/521
Fixed by: https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/603454ec03040c29bd051fcc749e3c1433c11a8e (v3.2.1)

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