Arch Linux Information for VU#967332
GNU C Library (glibc) __nss_hostname_digits_dots() function vulnerable to buffer overflow
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 28 Jan 2015
- Statement Date: 28 Jan 2015
- Date Updated: 30 Jan 2015
"Arch Linux is not vulnerable. [Arch Linux is] on a modern version of glibc so [Arch Linux] should have been safe for 18+ months."
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