Out-of-Bounds Affecting libplist Open this link in a new tab package, versions >=0.0.0


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-COCOAPODS-LIBPLIST-471332

  • published

    2 Oct 2019

  • disclosed

    7 Feb 2017

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for libplist.

Overview

libplist is a library to handle Apple Property List format in binary or XML

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Out-of-Bounds. The vulnerability exists because the parse_string_node function in bplist.c does not properly handle malloc() failure , allowing the attacker to cause a denial of service through a plist file locally.