DescriptionAn issue was discovered in singledocparser.cpp in yaml-cpp (aka LibYaml-C++) 0.6.2. Stack Exhaustion occurs in YAML::SingleDocParser, and there is a stack consumption problem caused by recursive stack frames: HandleCompactMap, HandleMap, HandleFlowSequence, HandleSequence, HandleNode. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial-of-service via a cpp file.
Overall state of this security issue: Pending
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3||yaml-cpp||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4||yaml-cpp||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA||yaml-cpp||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3||yaml-cpp||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4||yaml-cpp||Affected|