Vulnerability identifier: #VU60739
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to integer overflow in storeRawNames function. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted data to the application, trigger integer overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
expat: 1.95.0 - 2.4.4
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?