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vulnerability note CVE-2019-5747

BusyBox: out-of-bounds memory reading via DHCP_SUBNET

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via DHCP_SUBNET of BusyBox, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted software: BusyBox, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: data reading, denial of service on service.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 10/01/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2019-5747, USN-3935-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28234.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via DHCP_SUBNET of BusyBox, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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