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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtirpc (ALAS-2013-199) (CVE-2013-1950)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtirpc (ALAS-2013-199) (CVE-2013-1950)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/09/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The svc_dg_getargs function in libtirpc 0.2.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (rpcbind crash) via a Sun RPC request with crafted arguments that trigger a free of an invalid pointer.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtirpc-devel

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