CVE-2016-5844

NameCVE-2016-5844
DescriptionInteger overflow in the ISO parser in libarchive before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ISO 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)stretch (security), stretch3.2.2-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, buster (security)3.3.3-4+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid3.4.3-2fixed

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

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

Notes

Upstream ticket: https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/717
Upstream fix: https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/3ad08e01b4d253c66ae56414886089684155af22 (v3.2.1)

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