DescriptionIncorrect interaction of the parse_packet() and parse_part_sign_sha256() functions in network.c in collectd 5.7.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) of a collectd instance (configured with "SecurityLevel None" and with empty "AuthFile" options) via a crafted UDP packet.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2017:1365-1, published Mon May 22 07:09:14 MDT 2017
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3|| ||Patchnames:
|SUSE WebYast 1.3|| ||Patchnames:
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3||collectd||Released|