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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-4043: GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-4043: GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/06/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The posix_spawn_file_actions_addopen function in glibc before 2.20 does not copy its path argument in accordance with the POSIX specification, which allows context-dependent attackers to trigger use-after-free vulnerabilities.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-libs-glibc

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