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CVE-2017-2909

Description

An infinite loop programming error exists in the DNS server functionality of Cesanta Mongoose 6.8 library. A specially crafted DNS request can cause an infinite loop resulting in high CPU usage and Denial Of Service. An attacker can send a packet over the network to trigger this vulnerability. #### Notes Author| Note ---|--- [sbeattie](<https://launchpad.net/~sbeattie>) | mongoose is used on windows only to serve up content for chromecast


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
ubuntu upstream smplayer any

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