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Bug 628800 (CVE-2017-12858) - <dev-libs/libzip-1.2.0-r1: Double free in _zip_dirent_read function in zip_dirent.c (CVE-2017-12858)
Summary: <dev-libs/libzip-1.2.0-r1: Double free in _zip_dirent_read function in zip_di...
Alias: CVE-2017-12858
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [noglsa cve]
Depends on: CVE-2017-14107
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Reported: 2017-08-24 08:36 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2017-10-28 13:09 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2017-08-24 08:36:44 UTC
From ${URL} :

Double free vulnerability in the _zip_dirent_read function in
zip_dirent.c in libzip allows attackers to have unspecified impact via
unknown vectors.

Upstream patch:

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2017-08-24 17:18:15 UTC
1.2.0-r1 security revbump added in git commit 8ae28c0fa697b98cc15aace97cf1668df29b5fd7
Comment 2 Christopher Díaz Riveros (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2017-08-24 17:52:21 UTC
(In reply to Andreas Sturmlechner from comment #1)
> 1.2.0-r1 security revbump added in git commit
> 8ae28c0fa697b98cc15aace97cf1668df29b5fd7

Thank you, please feel free to call for stabilization when needed or let us know.

Gentoo Security Padawan
Comment 3 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2017-08-25 06:46:35 UTC
I found another issue in libzip, let's wait a bit to avoid multiple stabilizations.
Comment 4 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2017-10-28 11:33:15 UTC
See also bug 629574, cleanup done in git commit b4a9cb3e5493b414c2d671e6e5c1e8bcf084915c.
Comment 5 Aaron Bauman Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2017-10-28 13:09:03 UTC
No PoC for ACE/RCE.

GLSA Vote: No