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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-4880: GNU C library: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) June 01, 2010 October 30, 2017 October 30, 2017

Description

Multiple integer overflows in the strfmon implementation in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.10.1 and earlier allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or application crash) via a crafted format string, as demonstrated by a crafted first argument to the money_format function in PHP, a related issue to CVE-2008-1391.

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References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-libs-glibc