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Vulnerability of FreeBSD: denial of service via qsort

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via qsort() of FreeBSD, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable products: FreeBSD.
Severity of this weakness: 1/4.
Creation date: 20/06/2017.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2017-1082, VIGILANCE-VUL-23040.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via qsort() of FreeBSD, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This weakness alert impacts software or systems such as FreeBSD.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security bulletin.

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