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CVE-2006-4335

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2006-12-02
Bugzilla:
220595: CVE-2006-4335 CVE-2006-4336 CVE-2006-4337 multiple vulnerabilities in lha

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Array index error in the make_table function in unlzh.c in the LZH decompression component in gzip 1.3.5, when running on certain platforms, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted GZIP archive that triggers an out-of-bounds write, aka a "stack modification vulnerability."

Find out more about CVE-2006-4335 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat no longer plans to fix this issue in lha for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (gzip) RHSA-2006:0667 2006-09-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gzip) RHSA-2006:0667 2006-09-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (gzip) RHSA-2006:0667 2006-09-19

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 lha Will not fix