CVE Reference: CVE-2009-4880

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CVE-2009-4880

Description:
Multiple integer overflows in the strfmon implementation in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.10.1 and earlier allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or application crash) via a crafted format string, as demonstrated by a crafted first argument to the money_format function in PHP, a related issue to CVE-2008-1391.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/59242

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-944-1

SREASONRES
  http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/67

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA39900

MISC

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:111
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:112

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201011-01.xml

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2058

CONFIRM
  http://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commit;h=199eb0de8d673fb23aa127721054b4f1803d61f3
  http://sources.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=10600

BID
  36443


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