Memory allocation vulnerability in cpio archives in libarchive
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:35691||Date: (C)2016-06-22 (M)2017-10-12|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with RHEL 6 or 7 and is prone to a memory allocation vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to properly handle crafted symbolic links. Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7|