Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-2947

Back to Search

SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-2947

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/24/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the HX_split function in string.c in libHX before 3.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a string that is inconsistent with the expected number of fields.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libhx13
  • suse-upgrade-libhx13-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libhx13-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-libhx13-x86
  • suse-upgrade-libhx18
  • suse-upgrade-libhx18-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libhx22
  • suse-upgrade-libhx22-32bit

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;