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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2905

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/29/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in textbox.c in newt 0.51.5, 0.51.6, and 0.52.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a request to display a crafted text dialog box.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libnewt0_52
  • suse-upgrade-newt
  • suse-upgrade-newt-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-newt-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-newt-devel
  • suse-upgrade-newt-doc
  • suse-upgrade-newt-python
  • suse-upgrade-newt-static
  • suse-upgrade-python-newt

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