Bug 1418592 (CVE-2017-5835) - CVE-2017-5835 libplist: Memory allocation error
Summary: CVE-2017-5835 libplist: Memory allocation error
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-5835
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20170118,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1418597
Blocks: 1418595
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-02-02 09:42 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:46 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-03-06 08:05:16 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-02-02 09:42:15 UTC
A vulnerability was found in libplist. There is a memory allocation error in bplist.c. A maliciously crafted file could cause the application to crash.

Upstream bug:

https://github.com/libimobiledevice/libplist/issues/88

Upstream patch:

https://github.com/libimobiledevice/libplist/commit/26061aac4ec75e7a4469a9aab9a424716223e5c4

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-02-02 09:54:46 UTC
Created libplist tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1418597]


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