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Vulnerability of FreeBSD: memory corruption via Stack Clash

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a memory corruption via Stack Clash of FreeBSD, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted software: FreeBSD.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 20/06/2017.
Revision date: 29/06/2017.
Références of this announce: CVE-2017-1084, VIGILANCE-VUL-23020.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a memory corruption via Stack Clash of FreeBSD, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This computer vulnerability impacts software or systems such as FreeBSD.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness bulletin is medium.

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

A proof of concept or an attack tool is available, so your teams have to process this alert. An attacker with a technician ability can exploit this weakness.

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