CVE-2012-6656

2014-12-05T16:59:00
ID CVE-2012-6656
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:29:00

Description

iconvdata/ibm930.c in GNU C Library (aka glibc) before 2.16 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a multibyte character value of "0xffff" to the iconv function when converting IBM930 encoded data to UTF-8.