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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2017-8779): rpcbind vulnerability

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2017-8779): rpcbind vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
05/04/2017
Created
03/19/2019
Added
09/18/2018
Modified
06/10/2021

Description

rpcbind through 0.2.4, LIBTIRPC through 1.0.1 and 1.0.2-rc through 1.0.2-rc3, and NTIRPC through 1.4.3 do not consider the maximum RPC data size during memory allocation for XDR strings, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption with no subsequent free) via a crafted UDP packet to port 111, aka rpcbomb.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-available
  • ubuntu-upgrade-desktop
  • ubuntu-upgrade-infra
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libtirpc-dev
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libtirpc1
  • ubuntu-upgrade-rpcbind

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