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SUSE: CVE-2016-6318: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/07/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/09/2016
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the FascistGecosUser function in lib/fascist.c in cracklib allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash) or gain privileges via a long GECOS field, involving longbuffer.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-cracklib
  • suse-upgrade-cracklib-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-cracklib-devel
  • suse-upgrade-cracklib-dict-small
  • suse-upgrade-cracklib-x86
  • suse-upgrade-libcrack2
  • suse-upgrade-libcrack2-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-sles12-docker-image
  • suse-upgrade-sles12sp1-docker-image

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