[arch-security] [ASA-201706-29] tcpreplay: arbitrary code execution
santiago at archlinux.org
Fri Jun 23 22:24:06 UTC 2017
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201706-29
Date : 2017-06-23
CVE-ID : CVE-2017-6429
Package : tcpreplay
Type : arbitrary code execution
Remote : No
Link : https://security.archlinux.org/AVG-211
The package tcpreplay before version 4.2.5-1 is vulnerable to arbitrary
Upgrade to 4.2.5-1.
# pacman -Syu "tcpreplay>=4.2.5-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 4.2.5.
Buffer overflow in the tcpcapinfo utility in tcpreplay before 4.2.0
Beta 1 allows attackers to have unspecified impact via a pcap file with
an over-size packet.
An attacker can provide a crafted pcap file with an over-size packet to
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the tcpcapinfo process.
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