CVE-2020-27618

2021-02-26T23:15:00
ID CVE-2020-27618
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2021-07-06T06:15:00

Description

The iconv function in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.32 and earlier, when processing invalid multi-byte input sequences in IBM1364, IBM1371, IBM1388, IBM1390, and IBM1399 encodings, fails to advance the input state, which could lead to an infinite loop in applications, resulting in a denial of service, a different vulnerability from CVE-2016-10228.