Vulnerability identifier: #VU29255
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly control consumption of internal resources. A remote attacker can trigger resource exhaustion and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack via a specially crafted zip file.
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.
Vulnerable software versions
UnZip: 5.2 - 6.10 b
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?