Vulnerability identifier: #VU61294
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Universal components / Libraries / Libraries used by multiple products
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error within the svcunix_create() in the sunrpc module ib glibc. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted input to the application that is using the affected library version, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Glibc: 2.0 - 2.34.9000
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?