Vulnerability Note VU#100937
Automatic File Content Type Recognition Tool contains memory allocation problem
A memory allocation problem exists in the "Automatic File Content Type Recognition Tool" versions of the file package prior to 3.41.
According to an OpenPKG advisory, a memory allocation problem exists in the "Automatic File Content Type Recognition Tool" (AFCTR tool) versions of the file package prior to 3.41.
The complete impact of this vulnerability is not yet known. This vulnerability may be exploited by a user on the local system.
Upgrade to the version 3.41 of the file package, or apply a patch specified by your vendor.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|OpenPKG||Affected||-||06 Mar 2003|
|Red Hat Inc.||Affected||-||07 Mar 2003|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Jeff Johnson is credited with discovering this vulnerability in an OpenPKG advisory.
This document was written by Jason A Rafail.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 04 Mar 2003
- Date First Published: 06 Mar 2003
- Date Last Updated: 07 Mar 2003
- Document Revision: 6
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