CVE-2017-8929

Priority
Description
The sized_string_cmp function in libyara/sizedstr.c in YARA 3.5.0 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and
application crash) via a crafted rule.
Package
Source: yara (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (3.6.0+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (3.7.1-1ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (3.7.1-1ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):not-affected (3.7.1-1ubuntu2)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/VirusTotal/yara/commit/053e67e3ec81cc9268ce30eaf0d6663d8639ed1e
More Information

Updated: 2019-09-19 14:41:19 UTC (commit d32ebc32606b9517c6fa7d65a15441e2a57a6de5)