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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-0718: expat Out-of-bounds heap read on crafted input causing crash

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-0718: expat Out-of-bounds heap read on crafted input causing crash

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/26/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
08/20/2018

Description

Expat allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed input document, which triggers a buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-expat

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