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CVE-2018-17161 Detail

Description

In FreeBSD before 11.2-STABLE(r348229), 11.2-RELEASE-p7, 12.0-STABLE(r342228), and 12.0-RELEASE-p1, insufficient validation of network-provided data in bootpd may make it possible for a malicious attacker to craft a bootp packet which could cause a stack buffer overflow. It is possible that the buffer overflow could lead to a Denial of Service or remote code execution.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/03/2019

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106292
https://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-18:15.bootpd.asc

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-17161
NVD Published Date:
01/03/2019
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2019