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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-9917: bluez security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-9917: bluez security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/08/2016
Created
12/05/2019
Added
12/04/2019
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

In BlueZ 5.42, a buffer overflow was observed in "read_n" function in "tools/hcidump.c" source file. This issue can be triggered by processing a corrupted dump file and will result in hcidump crash.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp2-upgrade-bluez
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp2-upgrade-bluez-libs

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