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vulnerability alert CVE-2017-8871

libcroco: infinite loop via cr_parser_parse_selector_core

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger an infinite loop via cr_parser_parse_selector_core() of libcroco, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 12/06/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2017-8871, SUSE-SU-2019:1468-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-29521.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger an infinite loop via cr_parser_parse_selector_core() of ...
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