file

Description:identify a file's format by scanning binary data for patterns
License: BSD-2
Homepage:https://www.darwinsys.com/file/
Location:Portage, Calculate*
Legend:
  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
9999 diff - - - - - - - - - - - - -
5.40-r3 diff ~ + + + ~ ~ ~ + + ~ - + +
5.40-r2 diff ~ + + + ~ ~ ~ + + ~ - + +
5.37-r2* ~ + + + ~ ~ ~ + + + - + +

USE flags

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
over 1 year normal file: Heap-based buffer overflow
about 3 years normal file: Denial of service
almost 4 years normal file: Stack-based buffer overflow
over 4 years normal file: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 6 years normal file: Denial of Service
over 6 years normal file: Denial of Service
almost 7 years normal file: Denial of Service
over 7 years normal file: Denial of Service
almost 9 years normal file: Denial of Service
about 14 years high file: Integer overflow
over 14 years normal File: Denial of Service
over 14 years high file: Integer underflow
over 16 years normal file: Arbitrary code execution

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