Medium: transmission

2014-09-19T11:41:00
ID ALAS-2014-390
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2014-09-19T11:41:00

Description

Issue Overview:

Integer overflow in the tr_bitfieldEnsureNthBitAlloced function in bitfield.c in Transmission before 2.84 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted peer message, which triggers an out-of-bounds write.

Affected Packages:

transmission

Issue Correction:
Run yum update transmission to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    transmission-cli-2.84-1.9.amzn1.i686  
    transmission-daemon-2.84-1.9.amzn1.i686  
    transmission-common-2.84-1.9.amzn1.i686  
    transmission-debuginfo-2.84-1.9.amzn1.i686  
    transmission-2.84-1.9.amzn1.i686

src:  
    transmission-2.84-1.9.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    transmission-common-2.84-1.9.amzn1.x86_64  
    transmission-daemon-2.84-1.9.amzn1.x86_64  
    transmission-2.84-1.9.amzn1.x86_64  
    transmission-debuginfo-2.84-1.9.amzn1.x86_64  
    transmission-cli-2.84-1.9.amzn1.x86_64