CVE-2017-14166

Priority
Low
Description
libarchive 3.3.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(xml_data heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted
xar archive, related to the mishandling of empty strings in the atol8
function in archive_read_support_format_xar.c.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:released (3.2.2-3.1)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):not-affected (3.2.2-3.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/fa7438a0ff4033e4741c807394a9af6207940d71
More Information

Updated: 2017-09-25 19:14:18 UTC (commit 13395)