Endpoint Vulnerability

7-Zip: Lack of null pointer check for variable folders

Description

A null pointer dereference bug affects the 16.02 and many old versions of p7zip. A lack of null pointer check for the variable folders.PackPositions in function CInArchive::ReadAndDecodePackedStreams in CPP/7zip/Archive/7z/7zIn.cpp, as used in the 7z.so library and in 7z applications.

Affected Products

7-Zip

References

CVE-2016-9296,