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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9112

Heap-based buffer overflow in the process_copy_in function in GNU Cpio 2.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large block value in a cpio archive.
Publish Date : 2014-12-02 Last Update Date : 2017-09-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-3111-1 -- cpio security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28444 unix
RHSA-2015:2108: cpio security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152108 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1652-1 -- Security update for cpio (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28585 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-9112

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Cpio 2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
GNU Cpio 1

- References For CVE-2014-9112

https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?43709
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71248
BID 71248 Linux Kernel cpio 'list_file()' Function Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2016-01-15
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2456-1
UBUNTU USN-2456-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3111
DEBIAN DSA-3111
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Nov/74
FULLDISC 20141123 on Linux, 'less' can probably get you owned
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/23/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20141123 so, can we do something about lesspipe? (+ a cpio bug to back up the argument)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/25/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20141125 CVE request: cpio heap-based buffer overflow [was Re: so, can we do something about lesspipe? (+ a cpio bug to back up the argument)]
http://secunia.com/advisories/62145
SECUNIA 62145
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/98918
XF linux-kernel-lesspipe-code-exec(98918)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/26/20
MLIST [oss-security] 20141126 CVE request: cpio heap-based buffer overflow [was Re: so, can we do something about lesspipe? (+ a cpio bug to back up the argument)]

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9112

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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