Bug 1104858 (CVE-2014-3480) - CVE-2014-3480 file: cdf_count_chain insufficient boundary check
Summary: CVE-2014-3480 file: cdf_count_chain insufficient boundary check
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2014-3480
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability   
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Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1080180 1114446 1114447 1114520 1114521 1119563 1119564 1120503 1120504 1120981 1149768 1149774 1238984 1238985
Blocks: 1065838 1101912 1104859 1149858 1210268
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Reported: 2014-06-04 20:25 UTC by Francisco Alonso
Modified: 2018-12-09 17:56 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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A denial of service flaw was found in the way the File Information (fileinfo) extension parsed certain Composite Document Format (CDF) files. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash a PHP application using fileinfo via a specially crafted CDF file.
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Last Closed: 2015-11-27 11:55:44 UTC
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:1012 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: php53 and php security update 2014-08-06 09:14:44 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:1013 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: php security update 2014-08-06 10:05:17 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:1606 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: file security and bug fix update 2014-10-14 01:39:32 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:1765 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: php54-php security update 2014-10-30 23:45:24 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2014:1766 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: php55-php security update 2014-10-30 23:45:12 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2015:2155 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: file security and bug fix update 2015-11-19 08:39:11 UTC
PHP Bug Tracker 67412 None None None Never

Description Francisco Alonso 2014-06-04 20:25:39 UTC
A flaw was found in the way file uses cdf_count_chain() function to processes maxsector for certain Composite Document Format (CDF) files. 

Upstream commit:
https://github.com/file/file/commit/40bade80cbe2af1d0b2cd0420cebd5d5905a2382


Acknowledgements:

This issue was discovered by Francisco Alonso of Red Hat Product Security.

Comment 3 Francisco Alonso 2014-06-30 06:18:57 UTC
Created php tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1114447]

Comment 4 Francisco Alonso 2014-06-30 06:19:00 UTC
Created file tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1114446]

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2014-07-05 14:53:40 UTC
file-5.19-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 8 Murray McAllister 2014-07-08 04:58:31 UTC
Statement:

This issue did not affect the php and the file packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

This issue affects the versions of file as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Moderate security impact. A future update may address this issue. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.

Comment 14 Martin Prpič 2014-07-28 11:12:19 UTC
IssueDescription:

A denial of service flaw was found in the way the File Information (fileinfo) extension parsed certain Composite Document Format (CDF) files. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash a PHP application using fileinfo via a specially crafted CDF file.

Comment 18 errata-xmlrpc 2014-08-06 05:15:30 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2014:1012 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1012.html

Comment 19 errata-xmlrpc 2014-08-06 06:06:01 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2014:1013 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1013.html

Comment 22 errata-xmlrpc 2014-10-14 08:29:39 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2014:1606 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1606.html

Comment 23 errata-xmlrpc 2014-10-30 19:46:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2014:1766 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1766.html

Comment 24 errata-xmlrpc 2014-10-30 19:47:43 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 EUS
  Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2014:1765 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1765.html

Comment 28 errata-xmlrpc 2015-11-19 08:08:59 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2015:2155 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2155.html


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