CVE-2016-6318

2016-08-18T21:03:59
ID RH:CVE-2016-6318
Type redhatcve
Reporter redhat.com
Modified 2020-09-23T11:37:40

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the FascistGecosUser function in lib/fascist.c in cracklib allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash) or gain privileges via a long GECOS field, involving longbuffer.