By the Year
In 2021 there have been 1 vulnerability in Libguestfs Hivex with an average score of 5.4 out of ten. Hivex did not have any published security vulnerabilities last year. That is, 1 more vulnerability have already been reported in 2021 as compared to last year.
It may take a day or so for new Hivex vulnerabilities to show up in the stats or in the list of recent security vulnerabilties. Additionally vulnerabilities may be tagged under a different product or component name.
Recent Libguestfs Hivex Security Vulnerabilities
A flaw was found in the hivex library in versions before 1.3.20
5.4 - Medium
- May 11, 2021
A flaw was found in the hivex library in versions before 1.3.20. It is caused due to a lack of bounds check within the hivex_open function. An attacker could input a specially crafted Windows Registry (hive) file which would cause hivex to read memory beyond its normal bounds or cause the program to crash. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.