CVE-2013-7424 Detail

Current Description

The getaddrinfo function in glibc before 2.15, when compiled with libidn and the AI_IDN flag is used, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid free) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, as demonstrated by an internationalized domain name to ping6.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1627.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/01/29/21
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72710
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1186614
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=981942
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=18011
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=glibc.git;a=commitdiff;h=2e96f1c7

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-17 DEPRECATED: Code cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-7424
NVD Published Date:
08/26/2015
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016
Source:
MITRE