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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-2270

softmagic.c in file before 5.17 and libmagic allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds memory access and crash) via crafted offsets in the softmagic of a PE executable.
Publish Date : 2014-03-14 Last Update Date : 2017-06-30
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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 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2873-1 file - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23708 unix
DSA-2873-2 -- file -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29235 unix
DSA-2943-1 php5 - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24786 unix
ELSA-2014-1012 -- php53 and php security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27197 unix
ELSA-2014-1606 -- file security and bug fix update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27121 unix
RHSA-2014:1012: php53 and php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141012 unix
RHSA-2014:1012: php53 and php security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26314 unix
RHSA-2014:1606: file security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141606 unix
RHSA-2014:1606: file security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27101 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0670-1 -- Security update for file oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25162 unix
USN-2162-1 -- file vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24326 unix
USN-2163-1 -- php5 vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24248 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-2014-2270

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.09 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Christos Zoulas File 5.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Tim Robbins Libmagic - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Christos Zoulas File 17
Tim Robbins Libmagic 1

- References For CVE-2014-2270

http://bugs.gw.com/view.php?id=313 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00034.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0364
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00037.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0367
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00084.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0435
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1765.html
REDHAT RHSA-2014:1765
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/473
MLIST [oss-security] 20140303 CVE Request: file: crashes when checking softmagic for some corrupt PE executables
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-08
GENTOO GLSA-201503-08
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2873
DEBIAN DSA-2873
http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php CONFIRM
https://github.com/file/file/commit/447558595a3650db2886cd2f416ad0beba965801 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2163-1
UBUNTU USN-2163-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2162-1
UBUNTU USN-2162-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6443 CONFIRM
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/505
MLIST [oss-security] 20140305 Re: CVE Request: file: crashes when checking softmagic for some corrupt PE executables
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/504
MLIST [oss-security] 20140305 Re: CVE Request: file: crashes when checking softmagic for some corrupt PE executables

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-2270

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


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