Total Commander's File Info plugin version 2.21 attempts an out-of-bounds read when reading a file carefully crafted by an attacker.
CWE-125: Out-of-bounds Read - CVE-2015-2869
An attacker that can control the contents of certain file types may be able to cause an out-of-bounds read error in Total Commander File Plugin version 2.21 by specifying overly large values of certain properties. An attacker who successfully exploits this vulnerability may cause the Total Commander application to unexpectedly terminate.
Out-of-bounds reads may allow remote code execution in some circumstances; the CERT/CC is currently unaware of such an attack on the Total Commander File Info plugin, however.
An attacker may be able to cause the application to terminate.
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Thanks to Cisco TALOS for reporting this vulnerability to us. Cisco Talos credits Marcin Noga for discovering this vulnerability.
This document was written by Garret Wassermann.
|Date First Published:||2015-07-20|
|Date Last Updated:||2015-07-20 14:16 UTC|