Red Hat Hivex
Recent Red Hat Hivex Security Advisories
|RHSA-2021:2318||(RHSA-2021:2318) Moderate: hivex security update||June 9, 2021|
By the Year
In 2022 there have been 0 vulnerabilities in Red Hat Hivex . Last year Hivex had 2 security vulnerabilities published. Right now, Hivex is on track to have less security vulnerabilities in 2022 than it did 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 Red Hat Hivex Security Vulnerabilities
A flaw was found in the hivex library
4.3 - Medium
- December 23, 2021
A flaw was found in the hivex library. This flaw allows an attacker to input a specially crafted Windows Registry (hive) file, which would cause hivex to recursively call the _get_children() function, leading to a stack overflow. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.
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.