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vulnerability CVE-2017-8834

libcroco: denial of service via cr_tknzr_parse_comment

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via cr_tknzr_parse_comment() of libcroco, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 12/06/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2017-8834, SUSE-SU-2019:1468-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-29520.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via cr_tknzr_parse_comment() of libcroco, ...
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