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CVE-2012-1152 Detail

Current Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the error reporting functionality in the YAML::LibYAML (aka YAML-LibYAML and perl-YAML-LibYAML) module 0.38 for Perl allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process crash) via format string specifiers in a (1) YAML stream to the Load function, (2) YAML node to the load_node function, (3) YAML mapping to the load_mapping function, or (4) YAML sequence to the load_sequence function.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=661548
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/077004.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/077023.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/077782.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00029.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00078.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2432
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/09/6
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/10/4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52381
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=801738
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/73856
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=46507
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=75365

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-134 Use of Externally-Controlled Format String NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ingy:yaml\:\:libyaml:0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1152
NVD Published Date:
09/09/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017