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F5 Networks: K16342 (CVE-2012-6656): GNU C Library (glibc) vulnerability CVE-2012-6656

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F5 Networks: K16342 (CVE-2012-6656): GNU C Library (glibc) vulnerability CVE-2012-6656

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/05/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/14/2016
Modified
02/16/2017

Description

iconvdata/ibm930.c in GNU C Library (aka glibc) before 2.16 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a multibyte character value of "0xffff" to the iconv function when converting IBM930 encoded data to UTF-8.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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