CVE-2018-1000879

Source
Severity Low
Remote No
Type Denial of service
Description
A NULL-pointer dereference issue has been found in libarchive >= 3.3.0 and <=3.3.3, in the archive_acl_from_text_l() function in archive_acl.c. An attacker can use a specially crafted archive file to cause a crash via a malformed ACL.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-837 libarchive 3.3.3-1 High Vulnerable
References
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libarchive/+bug/1794909
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/pull/1105
https://github.com/libarchive/libarchive/commit/15bf44fd2c1ad0e3fd87048b3fcc90c4dcff1175