GNU C Library vulnerability CVE-2010-4051

2011-04-15T21:44:00
ID F5:K12793
Type f5
Reporter f5
Modified 2016-01-09T02:24:00

Description

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F5 products and versions that have been evaluated for this Security Advisory

Product | Affected | Not Affected
---|---|---
BIG-IP LTM | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x
BIG-IP GTM | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x
BIG-IP ASM | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x
BIG-IP Link Controller | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x

BIG-IP WebAccelerator | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x
BIG-IP PSM | None | 9.x
10.x
11.x
BIG-IP WOM | None | 10.x
11.x
BIG-IP APM | None | 10.x
11.x
BIG-IP Edge Gateway | None | 10.x
11.x
BIG-IP Analytics
| None | 11.x
BIG-IP AFM
| None | 11.x
BIG-IP PEM
| None | 11.x
BIG-IP AAM | None | 11.x
FirePass | None | 5.x
6.x
7.x
Enterprise Manager | None | 1.x
2.x
3.x
ARX | None | 3.x
4.x
5.x
6.x

Vulnerability description and product information

The regcomp implementation in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial-of-service (DoS) attack. This applies to GNU C Library versions through 2.11.3, and also versions 2.12.x through 2.12.2.

Information about this advisory is available at the following locations:

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<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-4051>

<http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/912279>