CVE-2014-3478

Published: 09 July 2014

Buffer overflow in the mconvert function in softmagic.c in file before 5.19, as used in the Fileinfo component in PHP before 5.4.30 and 5.5.x before 5.5.14, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted Pascal string in a FILE_PSTRING conversion.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
file
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1:5.19-1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (1:5.14-2ubuntu3.1)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/27a14bc7ba285a0a5ebfdb55e54001aa11932b08
php5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (5.6.0~rc1+dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (5.5.9+dfsg-1ubuntu4.3)
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=commit;h=e77659a8c87272e5061738a31430d2111482c426