CVE-2012-1162

Published: 12 July 2012

Heap-based buffer overflow in the _zip_readcdir function in zip_open.c in libzip 0.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a zip archive with the number of directories set to 0, related to an "incorrect loop construct."

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
libzip
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.10.1)
Patches:
Upstream: http://hg.nih.at/libzip?cs=cb69d6146a09