Out-of-Bounds Affecting libsolv package, versions <0:0.7.16-3.el8_4



    Attack Complexity Low
    Availability High
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7.5 high
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Red Hat
7.5 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-LIBSOLV-2125012
  • published 4 Sep 2021
  • disclosed 13 Dec 2020

How to fix?

Upgrade Centos:8 libsolv to version 0:0.7.16-3.el8_4 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream libsolv package and not the libsolv package as distributed by Centos:8. See How to fix? for Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.

Buffer overflow vulnerability in function pool_installable_whatprovides in src/repo.h in libsolv before 0.7.17 allows attackers to cause a Denial of Service.