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Multiple integer underflows in Grub2 1.98 through 2.02 allow physically proximate attackers to bypass authentication, obtain sensitive information, or cause a denial of service (disk corruption) via backspace characters in the (1) grub_username_get function in grub-core/normal/auth.c or the (2) grub_password_get function in lib/crypto.c, which trigger an Off-by-two or Out of bounds overwrite memory error.

Priority: Medium
CVSS v3: 0.0
Publish Date: Dec 16, 2015
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: 6.9
Modified Date: Dec 17, 2015

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
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