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CVE-2013-1914 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the getaddrinfo function in sysdeps/posix/getaddrinfo.c in GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.17 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a (1) hostname or (2) IP address that triggers a large number of domain conversion results.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0769.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1605.html
http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=15330
http://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commitdiff;h=1cef1b19089528db11f221e938f60b9b048945d7
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:163
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:283
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:284
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/03/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/03/8
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/05/1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/58839
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1991-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0008.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=813121
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=947882
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-04

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.17


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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-1914
NVD Published Date:
04/29/2013
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017