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computer vulnerability alert CVE-2016-1246

Perl DBD-mysql: buffer overflow via bind_param

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via bind_param of Perl DBD-mysql, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, Solaris, Perl Module ~ not comprehensive, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights, denial of service on service.
Pirate's origin: document.
Creation date: 04/10/2016.
Références of this weakness: bulletinjul2018, CVE-2016-1246, DLA-656-1, DSA-3684-1, FEDORA-2016-870236238e, FEDORA-2016-c0f589bd32, openSUSE-SU-2017:0252-1, USN-3103-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-20756.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via bind_param of Perl DBD-mysql, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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