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F5 Networks: K09408132 (CVE-2011-1659): glibc vulnerability CVE-2011-1659

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F5 Networks: K09408132 (CVE-2011-1659): glibc vulnerability CVE-2011-1659

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/08/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

Integer overflow in posix/fnmatch.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.13 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long UTF8 string that is used in an fnmatch call with a crafted pattern argument, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1071.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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