ID CVE-2005-1260
Summary bzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:bzip:bzip2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:bzip:bzip2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:5.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:5.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 03-10-2018 - 21:30)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
oval via4
  • accepted 2013-04-29T04:07:53.370-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Aharon Chernin
      organization SCAP.com, LLC
    • name Dragos Prisaca
      organization G2, Inc.
    definition_extensions
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
    • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
    • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
    • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
    • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
      oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
    description bzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").
    family unix
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10700
    status accepted
    submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
    title bzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").
    version 29
  • accepted 2005-09-21T01:33:00.000-04:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    name Jay Beale
    organization Bastille Linux
    description bzip2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hard drive consumption) via a crafted bzip2 file that causes an infinite loop (a.k.a "decompression bomb").
    family unix
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:749
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-07-11T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title bzip2 Decompression Bomb
    version 4
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2005:474
rpms
  • bzip2-0:1.0.2-11.EL3.4
  • bzip2-0:1.0.2-13.EL4.3
  • bzip2-debuginfo-0:1.0.2-11.EL3.4
  • bzip2-debuginfo-0:1.0.2-13.EL4.3
  • bzip2-devel-0:1.0.2-11.EL3.4
  • bzip2-devel-0:1.0.2-13.EL4.3
  • bzip2-libs-0:1.0.2-11.EL3.4
  • bzip2-libs-0:1.0.2-13.EL4.3
refmap via4
apple APPLE-SA-2007-11-14
bid
  • 13657
  • 26444
cert TA07-319A
confirm http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041
debian DSA-741
fedora FLSA:158801
secunia
  • 15447
  • 19183
  • 27274
  • 27643
sgi 20060301-01-U
sunalert
  • 103118
  • 200191
ubuntu USN-127-1
vupen
  • ADV-2007-3525
  • ADV-2007-3868
Last major update 03-10-2018 - 21:30
Published 19-05-2005 - 04:00
Last modified 03-10-2018 - 21:30
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