CVE-2016-4429

Properties

Published:
09.06.2016
Updated:
10.06.2016
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Product:
novell: opensuse

Vulnerability description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the clntudp_call function in sunrpc/clnt_udp.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly unspecified other impact via a flood of crafted ICMP and UDP packets.

References:

CONFIRM: https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=glibc.git;h=bc779a1a5b3035133024b21e2f339fe4219fb11c
CONFIRM: https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=20112
SUSE: http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-06/msg00030.html