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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-5844

Integer overflow in the ISO parser in libarchive before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ISO file.
Publish Date : 2016-09-21 Last Update Date : 2017-11-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 190

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:1844: libarchive security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20161844 unix
RHSA-2016:1850: libarchive security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20161850 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-2016-5844

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libarchive Libarchive 3.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Oracle Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Oracle Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Oracle Solaris 11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libarchive Libarchive 1
Oracle Linux 2
Oracle Solaris 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2

- References For CVE-2016-5844

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/24/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20160624 Re: Out of bounds read and signed integer overflow in libarchive
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3657
DEBIAN DSA-3657
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/issues/717 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1350280 CONFIRM
https://blog.fuzzing-project.org/48-Out-of-bounds-read-and-signed-integer-overflow-in-libarchive.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036173
SECTRACK 1036173
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91808
BID 91808 libarchive CVE-2016-5844 Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-05
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjul2016-3090544.html CONFIRM
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/3ad08e01b4d253c66ae56414886089684155af22 CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjul2016-3090568.html CONFIRM
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1850.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1850
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-03
GENTOO GLSA-201701-03
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1844.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1844
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/23/6
MLIST [oss-security] 20160623 Out of bounds read and signed integer overflow in libarchive

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-5844

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


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