Out-of-Bounds Affecting glibc package, versions <0:2.28-151.el8



    Attack Complexity High
    User Interaction Required
    Availability High

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.31% (66th percentile)
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5.9 medium
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5.3 medium
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Red Hat
4.8 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-GLIBC-2098266
  • published 26 Jul 2021
  • disclosed 6 Sep 2019

How to fix?

Upgrade Centos:8 glibc to version 0:2.28-151.el8 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream glibc package and not the glibc package as distributed by Centos:8. See How to fix? for Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.

The iconv feature in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) through 2.32, when processing invalid multi-byte input sequences in the EUC-KR encoding, may have a buffer over-read.