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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-3480

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-3480

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/25/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple integer overflows in the (1) strtod, (2) strtof, (3) strtold, (4) strtod_l, and other unspecified "related functions" in stdlib in GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.16 allow local users to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-glibc
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-html
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-i18ndata
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-info
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-x86
  • suse-upgrade-nscd
  • suse-upgrade-sle-sdk-release

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