Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Informations
NameCVE-2016-2050First vendor Publication2017-01-31
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2017-02-05

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

The get_abbrev_array_info function in libdwarf-20151114 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted elf file.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-2050

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-787Out-of-bounds Write (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application1

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2016-10-20Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-669.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-07-14Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-f36c5935e5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/19/9
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/25/3

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2017-02-06 00:24:06
  • Multiple Updates
2017-02-01 00:21:39
  • First insertion