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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2006-6772

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2006-6772

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/27/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Format string vulnerability in the inputAnswer function in file.c in w3m before 0.5.2, when run with the dump or backend option, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in the Common Name (CN) field of an SSL certificate associated with an https URL.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-suse-release
  • suse-upgrade-w3m

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