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CVE-2016-3075

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the nss_dns implementation of the getnetbyname function in GNU C Library (aka glibc) before 2.24 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption and application crash) via a long name.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Jun 1, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jun 3, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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