CVE-2013-1914

2013-04-29T22:55:00
ID CVE-2013-1914
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:29:00

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.