Date: Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:04:12 +0100 From: Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac@...ian.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Two rpm flaws On mar., 2014-12-09 at 18:32 +0530, Huzaifa Sidhpurwala wrote: > CVE-2014-8118: > It was found that RPM could encounter an integer overflow, leading to a > stack-based overflow, while parsing a crafted CPIO header in the payload > section of an RPM file. This could allow an attacker to modify signed > RPM files in such a way that they would execute code chosen by the > attacker during package installation. > > Reference: > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1168715 Do you know if the other CPIO implementations/parsers are affected by this? Regards, -- Yves-Alexis Download attachment "signature.asc" of type "application/pgp-signature" (474 bytes)
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