GNU libc glob(3) 'GLOB_LIMIT' Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability

GNU libc is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability.

An attacker can exploit this issue to make the affected computer unresponsive, denying service to legitimate users.

Multiple vendors' implementations are reported to be affected, including:

NetBSD
OpenBSD
FreeBSD
Oracle Solaris 10

Additional vendors' implementations may also be affected.


 

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