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libmspack -- frame_end overflow which could cause infinite loop

Affected packages
libmspack < 0.5
cabextract < 1.5


VuXML ID cc7548ef-06e1-11e5-8fda-002590263bf5
Discovery 2014-12-11
Entry 2015-05-31

There is a denial of service vulnerability in libmspack. The libmspack code is built into cabextract, so it is also vulnerable.

MITRE reports:

Integer overflow in the qtmd_decompress function in libmspack 0.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) via a crafted CAB file, which triggers an infinite loop.


CVE Name CVE-2014-9556