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libplist: three vulnerabilities
Synthesis of the vulnerability
An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of libplist.
Impacted products: Debian, openSUSE Leap.
Creation date: 21/02/2017.
Identifiers: CVE-2017-5834, CVE-2017-5835, CVE-2017-5836, DLA-840-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:0528-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:1426-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-21912.
Description of the vulnerability
Several vulnerabilities were announced in libplist.
An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via parse_dict_node, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:2/4; CVE-2017-5834]
An attacker can trigger a fatal error via Memory Allocation Error, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:1/4; CVE-2017-5835]
An attacker can generate a memory corruption via bplist.c, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:2/4; CVE-2017-5836]
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