CVE-2014-6040

2014-12-05T11:59:09
ID CVE-2014-6040
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-01-02T21:59:06

Description

GNU C Library (aka glibc) before 2.20 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and crash) via a multibyte character value of "0xffff" to the iconv function when converting (1) IBM933, (2) IBM935, (3) IBM937, (4) IBM939, or (5) IBM1364 encoded data to UTF-8.