CVE-2021-36374

NameCVE-2021-36374
DescriptionWhen reading a specially crafted ZIP archive, or a derived formats, an Apache Ant build can be made to allocate large amounts of memory that leads to an out of memory error, even for small inputs. This can be used to disrupt builds using Apache Ant. Commonly used derived formats from ZIP archives are for instance JAR files and many office files. Apache Ant prior to 1.9.16 and 1.10.11 were affected.
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)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ant (PTS)stretch (security), stretch1.9.9-1+deb9u1vulnerable
buster1.10.5-2vulnerable
bullseye, sid1.10.9-4vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
antsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2021/07/13/6
Crash in CLI tool, no security impact

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