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computer vulnerability alert CVE-2019-14296

UPX: buffer overflow via canUnpack

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via canUnpack() of UPX, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable products: Fedora.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: user access/rights, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 12/08/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2019-14296, FEDORA-2019-9a0f02c8c8, FEDORA-2019-bf4633142b, VIGILANCE-VUL-30006.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via canUnpack() of UPX, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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