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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-8037: tcpdump ppp decapsulator can be convinced to allocate a large amount of memory

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-8037: tcpdump ppp decapsulator can be convinced to allocate a large amount of memory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/04/2020
Created
01/05/2021
Added
01/04/2021
Modified
01/04/2021

Description

The ppp decapsulator in tcpdump 4.9.3 can be convinced to allocate a large amount of memory.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-tcpdump

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