CVE-2016-2037 (retired)

Priority
Description
The cpio_safer_name_suffix function in util.c in cpio 2.11 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted
cpio file.
Notes
 tyhicks> test case attached to oss-security email
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: cpio (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (2.11-7ubuntu3.2)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.11+dfsg-1ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.11+dfsg-5ubuntu1)
Patches:
Other:http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-cpio/2016-01/msg00005.html
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:19:11 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)