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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libyaml (ALAS-2015-481) (CVE-2014-9130)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libyaml (ALAS-2015-481) (CVE-2014-9130)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/08/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

scanner.c in LibYAML 0.1.5 and 0.1.6, as used in the YAML-LibYAML (aka YAML-XS) module for Perl, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and crash) via vectors involving line-wrapping.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libyaml-devel

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