DescriptionBuffer underflow in the build_tree function in unpack.c in gzip 1.3.5 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted leaf count table that causes a write to a negative index.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:056, published Tue, 26 Sep 2006 15:32:33 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 05:10:02 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:34 2022