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LIN6-11785 : Security Advisory - libarchive - CVE-2015-8916

Created: Sep 22, 2016    Updated: Dec 3, 2018
Resolved Date: Nov 21, 2016
Found In Version: 6.0
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 6
Component/s: Userspace


bsdtar in libarchive before 3.2.0 returns a success code without filling the entry when the header is a split file in multivolume RAR, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via a crafted rar file.

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