DescriptionThe NMEA0183 driver in gpsd before 3.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon termination) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a GPS packet with a malformed $GPGGA interpreted sentence that lacks certain fields and a terminator. NOTE: a separate issue in the AIS driver was also reported, but it might not be a vulnerability.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
- openSUSE-SU-2015:1340-1, published Tue, 4 Aug 2015 10:09:00 +0200 (CEST)
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3||gpsd||Ignore|