Descriptionbzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2005:015, published Tue, 07 Jun 2005 12:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:14:50 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:30 2022