CVE-2015-1572

2015-02-24T10:59:05
ID CVE-2015-1572
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-11-07T21:29:01

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in closefs.c in the libext2fs library in e2fsprogs before 1.42.12 allows local users to execute arbitrary code by causing a crafted block group descriptor to be marked as dirty. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-0247.