Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Back to search

Debian: CVE-2016-2224: uclibc - security update

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) July 26, 2016 March 31, 2017 October 30, 2017

Description

The __decode_dotted function in libc/inet/resolv.c in uClibc-ng before 1.0.12 allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via vectors involving compressed items in a reply.

Scan For This Vulnerability

Use our top-rated tool to discover, prioritize, and remediate your vulnerabilities

 Free InsightVM Trial

References

Solution

debian-upgrade-uclibc

Related Vulnerabilities