CVE-2018-1000880 (retired)

Priority
Description
libarchive version commit 9693801580c0cf7c70e862d305270a16b52826a7 onwards
(release v3.2.0 onwards) contains a CWE-20: Improper Input Validation
vulnerability in WARC parser -
libarchive/archive_read_support_format_warc.c, _warc_read() that can result
in DoS - quasi-infinite run time and disk usage from tiny file. This attack
appear to be exploitable via the victim must open a specially crafted WARC
file.
Assigned-to
leosilva
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not-present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (3.2.2-3.1ubuntu0.2)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (3.2.2-5ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (3.3.3-2)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/pull/1105/commits/9c84b7426660c09c18cc349f6d70b5f8168b5680
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Updated: 2019-03-26 12:26:50 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)