Vulnerability identifier: #VU16161
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information or cause DoS condition.
The vulnerability exists in the print_prefix function, as defined in the print-hncp.c source code file of the affected software due to insufficient initialization of the buf variable. A remote attacker can trick the victim into execution of the tcpdumpcommand on a .pcap file that submits malicious input, trigger a stack-based buffer overread and access sensitive memory information or cause a DoS condition.
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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?