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OpenSSH Buffer Management Heap Overflow

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OpenSSH Buffer Management Heap Overflow

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/22/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
08/28/2019

Description

A "buffer management error" in buffer_append_space of buffer.c for OpenSSH before 3.7 may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by causing an incorrect amount of memory to be freed and corrupting the heap, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-0695.

Solution(s)

  • openbsd-openssh-upgrade-3_7_1

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