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CVE-2016-6261

Description

The idna_to_ascii_4i function in lib/idna.c in libidn before 1.33 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and crash) via 64 bytes of input.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Sep 7, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Sep 8, 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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