Red Hat, Inc. Information for VU#142121

zlib "gzprintf()" function vulnerable to buffer overflow

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

Red Hat Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Linux ship with a Zlib package vulnerable to these issues. Updated Zlib packages are available along with our advisory at the URLs below. Users of the Red Hat Network can update their systems using the 'up2date' tool.

Red Hat Linux:
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-079.html
Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-081.html

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

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