CVE-2014-8611

2015-09-18T06:59:00
ID CVE-2014-8611
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2016-04-06T08:40:30

Description

The __sflush function in fflush.c in stdio in libc in FreeBSD 10.1 and the kernel in Apple iOS before 9 mishandles failures of the write system call, which allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) via a crafted application.