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Vulnerability of UPX: integer overflow via getElfSections

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an integer overflow via getElfSections() of UPX, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted systems: Fedora.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 12/08/2019.
Références of this alert: CVE-2019-14295, FEDORA-2019-9a0f02c8c8, FEDORA-2019-bf4633142b, VIGILANCE-VUL-30005.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an integer overflow via getElfSections() of UPX, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This weakness announce impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora: new upx packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: upx 3.95-4.fc29
  Fedora 30: upx 3.95-4.fc30
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