DescriptionThe GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) before 2.12.2 and Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC) allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a long UTF8 string that is used in an fnmatch call, aka a "stack extension attack," a related issue to CVE-2010-2898, CVE-2010-1917, and CVE-2007-4782, as originally reported for use of this library by Google Chrome.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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List of released packages
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Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1||glibc||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1||glibc||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:51:12 2013
CVE page last modified: Tue Feb 14 14:30:38 2023