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An integer overflow in the implementation of the posix_memalign in memalign functions in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.26 and earlier could cause these functions to return a pointer to a heap area that is too small, potentially leading to heap corruption.

Priority: High
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Feb 1, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Feb 22, 2018

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
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