CVE-2016-6131

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General

Score:5.0/10.0
Severity:Medium
Category:Input Validation Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:None
Integrity:None
Availability:Partial

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Relative vulnerabilities

CVE-2014-8501, CVE-2014-9939, CVE-2016-2226, CVE-2016-4487, CVE-2016-4488, CVE-2016-4489, CVE-2016-4490, CVE-2016-4491, CVE-2016-4492, CVE-2016-4493

Published on 07/02/17 - Updated on 09/02/17

Description

The demangler in GNU Libiberty allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop, stack overflow, and crash) via a cycle in the references of remembered mangled types.

Category: Input Validation Error

CWE-20 (Input Validation)
The product does not validate or incorrectly validates input that can affect the control flow or data flow of a program.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2016-6131
Debian LTSDLA-552-1
Ubuntu USN-3337-1, USN-3367-1, USN-3368-1

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
gnulibiberty

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