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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-0840: Vulnerability

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-0840: Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/10/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

tables/apr_hash.c in the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library through 1.4.5 computes hash values without restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions predictably, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via crafted input to an application that maintains a hash table.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-apr

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