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SUSE: CVE-2017-10792: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

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SUSE: CVE-2017-10792: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/01/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/10/2017
Modified
01/16/2018

Description

There is a NULL Pointer Dereference in the function ll_insert() of the libpspp library in GNU PSPP before 0.11.0. For example, a crash was observed within the library code when attempting to convert invalid SPSS data into CSV format. A crafted input will lead to a remote denial of service attack.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-pspp
  • suse-upgrade-pspp-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-pspp-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-pspp-devel

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