Openwall GNU/*/Linux Information for VU#967332

GNU C Library (glibc) __nss_hostname_digits_dots() function vulnerable to buffer overflow

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

"Openwall GNU/*/Linux (Owl) was affected, although there's no known
attack vector that would expose the glibc bug as a vulnerability in an
install of Owl with no third-party software.  We have released glibc
updates for Owl 3.1-stable and Owl-current on 2015/01/28.
"

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