CVE-2015-8972

2017-01-23T21:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8972
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-01-25T18:55:00

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the ValidateMove function in frontend/move.cc in GNU Chess (aka gnuchess) before 6.2.4 might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large input, as demonstrated when in UCI mode.