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F5 Networks: K16057 (CVE-2015-0235): GHOST: glibc gethostbyname buffer overflow vulnerability CVE-2015-0235

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F5 Networks: K16057 (CVE-2015-0235): GHOST: glibc gethostbyname buffer overflow vulnerability CVE-2015-0235

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/27/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
09/16/2019

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the __nss_hostname_digits_dots function in glibc 2.2, and other 2.x versions before 2.18, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the (1) gethostbyname or (2) gethostbyname2 function, aka "GHOST."

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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