Threat Encyclopedia

RHSA-2021:2318-Security Advisory

Description

The vulnerabilities in the following products could cause the system to become vulnerable to malicious security attack: hivex

Analysis

Hivex is a library that can read and write Hive files, undocumented binary files that Windows uses to store the Windows Registry on disk. Security Fix(es): hivex: Buffer overflow when provided invalid node key length (CVE-2021-3504) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. SolutionFor details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes described in this advisory, refer to:https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

Affected Products

hivex

CVE References

CVE-2021-3504