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Vulnerability of XAR: buffer overflow

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow of XAR, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted systems: Fedora.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 03/02/2020.
Références of this alert: CVE-2010-3798, FEDORA-2020-bbd24dd0cf, FEDORA-2020-edf53cd770, VIGILANCE-VUL-31493.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow of XAR, in order to trigger a denial o...
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This computer weakness note impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security bulletin 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 weakness announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Fixes for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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