This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
CWE-125 - Out-of-bounds Read
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error in Info-ZIP UnZip 6.0. A remote attacker can perform a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted password-protected ZIP archive, possibly related to an Extra-Field size value.Mitigation
Update to version 6.10b.Vulnerable software versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?