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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9474: MPFR: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9474: MPFR: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/09/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
12/01/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in the mpfr_strtofr function in GNU MPFR before 3.1.2-p11 allows context-dependent attackers to have unspecified impact via vectors related to incorrect documentation for mpn_set_str.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-mpfr

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