DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in the PROJECT::write_account_file function in client/cs_account.cpp in BOINC, possibly 7.2.33, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in the gui_urls item in an account file.
Overall state of this security issue: Pending
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3||boinc-client||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3||boinc-client||Affected|