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CVE-2014-8117

Published: 17 December 2014

softmagic.c in file before 5.21 does not properly limit recursion, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption or crash) via unspecified vectors.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
file
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid
Released (5.03-5ubuntu1.5)
precise
Released (5.09-2ubuntu0.6)
trusty
Released (1:5.14-2ubuntu3.3)
upstream Needs triage

utopic
Released (1:5.19-1ubuntu1.2)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/0de3251fe9fdeb00ec4c6d694d4d6709f202d1ee (bp)
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/c0c0032b9e9eb57b91fefef905a3b018bab492d9 (bp)
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/6f737ddfadb596d7d4a993f7ed2141ffd664a81c
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/90018fe22ff8b74a22fcd142225b0a00f3f12677
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/5063ca3a2e00c5499789ccaa1ae2a41611377b77
upstream: https://github.com/file/file/commit/6bf45271eb8e0e6577b92042ce2003ba998d1686
php5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid
Released (5.3.2-1ubuntu4.29)
precise
Released (5.3.10-1ubuntu3.17)
trusty
Released (5.5.9+dfsg-1ubuntu4.7)
upstream Needs triage

utopic
Released (5.5.12+dfsg-2ubuntu4.3)