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Bug 1394790 (CVE-2016-9296) - CVE-2016-9296 p7zip: Null pointer dereference in 7zIn.cpp
Summary: CVE-2016-9296 p7zip: Null pointer dereference in 7zIn.cpp
Alias: CVE-2016-9296
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1394794 1394795
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Reported: 2016-11-14 13:13 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:59 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-12-12 15:18:14 UTC

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Description Andrej Nemec 2016-11-14 13:13:29 UTC
A null pointer dereference vulnerability was found in p7zip. Malformed 7z file could cause the application to crash.

Upstream bug:

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2016-11-14 13:16:26 UTC
Created p7zip tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1394794]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1394795]

Comment 2 Sergio Basto 2016-12-13 18:27:07 UTC
p7zip 16.02 + more CVE-2016-9296.patch [1] = p7zip 16.02-2 


Comment 3 Tomas Hoger 2016-12-13 20:50:05 UTC
Fixed In Version field here is meant to note fixed upstream version.  Based on your comment 2, it should not note 16.02.  If there is not fixed upstream version yet, it should be left blank.

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