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Debian: CVE-2015-8979: dcmtk -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2015-8979: dcmtk -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/29/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/30/2016
Modified
03/23/2020

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the parsePresentationContext function in storescp in DICOM dcmtk-3.6.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a long string sent to TCP port 4242.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-dcmtk

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