DescriptionThe NEEDBITS macro in the inflate_dynamic function in inflate.c for unzip can be invoked using invalid buffers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors that trigger a free of uninitialized or previously-freed data.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:007, published Fri, 28 Mar 2008 15:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:56:59 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:40 2022