Bug 978482 (CVE-2013-4199)

Summary: CVE-2013-4199 plone: DoS by decompressing large zip archives (cb_decode.py, linkintegrity.py)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: jonathansteffan, security-response-team
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Bug Depends On: 991015    
Bug Blocks: 973222    

Description Jan Lieskovsky 2013-06-26 17:29:03 UTC
A denial of service flaw was found in the way Plone, a user friendly and powerful content management system, used to previously expand certain zip archives. Remote attacker, authenticated Plone user could issue Zip archive expand request with specially-crafted archive that, when processed would lead to uncontrolled resources consumption (denial of service).

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-08-01 09:21:57 UTC
The CVE identifier of CVE-2013-4199 has been assigned to this issue:

Comment 3 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-08-01 12:13:57 UTC
Created plone tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-5 [bug 991015]