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CVE-2013-0221

CVE information

Published

8 years ago

Last Modified

1 year ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

Medium

Impact Analysis

Description

The SUSE coreutils-i18n.patch for GNU coreutils allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via a long string to the sort command, when using the (1) -d or (2) -M switch, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow in the alloca function..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
Medium
Base Score
4.3/10
Exploit Score
8.6/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Medium
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact
None
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
None

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -