DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in emacs allows user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a large precision value in an integer format string specifier to the format function, as demonstrated via a certain "emacs -batch -eval" command line.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2007:025, published Wed, 05 Dec 2007 12:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2008:003, published Thu, 07 Feb 2008 18:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE LINUX 10.1|| |