CVE-2016-10209

Metadata

medium
4.3
libarchive
CVE-2016-10209
cve.mitre.org, github.com
2017-04-03
2017-10-23 14:17
CVE-2016-10209 libarchive
2017-09-25 20:03
2017-07-20 21:30
2017-06-16 19:17
2017-05-10 23:46
2017-04-14 10:20
2017-04-04 02:03

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.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
trusty libarchive None
upstream libarchive 3.2.2-3.1
xenial libarchive None
zesty libarchive None

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise libarchive ignored
precise/esm libarchive DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay libarchive DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core libarchive DNE
yakkety libarchive ignored
artful libarchive not-affected
devel libarchive not-affected