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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2195: Botan: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2195: Botan: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Integer overflow in the PointGFp constructor in Botan before 1.10.11 and 1.11.x before 1.11.27 allows remote attackers to overwrite memory and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted ECC point, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-botan

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