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LIN6-10944 : Security Advisory - libbsd - CVE-2016-2090

Created: Feb 24, 2016    Updated: Dec 3, 2018
Resolved Date: Mar 4, 2016
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 6
Component/s: Userspace


libbsd 0.8.1 and earlier contains a buffer overflow in the function fgetwln(). An if checks if it is necessary to reallocate memory in the target buffer. However this check is off by one, therefore an out of bounds write happens. (backtick) characters in a print job. 

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