CVE Reference: CVE-2007-2799

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CVE-2007-2799

Description:
Integer overflow in the "file" program 4.20, when running on 32-bit systems, as used in products including The Sleuth Kit, might allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large file that triggers an overflow that bypasses an assert() statement. NOTE: this issue is due to an incorrect patch for CVE-2007-1536.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/34731

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-439-2

TRUSTIX
  http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0024/

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_40_file.html

ST
  1018140

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA25394
  Secunia Advisory: SA25544
  Secunia Advisory: SA25578
  Secunia Advisory: SA25931
  Secunia Advisory: SA26203
  Secunia Advisory: SA26294
  Secunia Advisory: SA26415
  Secunia Advisory: SA29179
  Secunia Advisory: SA29420

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0391.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11012

OSVDB
  38498

NETBSD

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:114

GENTOO
  http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200705-25.xml

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1343

CONFIRM
  http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
  http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-290.htm
  http://www.amavis.org/security/asa-2007-3.txt

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/469520/30/6420/threaded

BID
  24146

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html


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