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SUSE: CVE-2016-10197: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

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SUSE: CVE-2016-10197: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/15/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/26/2018
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

The search_make_new function in evdns.c in libevent before 2.1.6-beta allows attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via an empty hostname.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libevent-1_4-2
  • suse-upgrade-libevent-2_0-5
  • suse-upgrade-libevent-devel

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