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Cisco Bug: CSCus68529 - Finesse : GLIBC:nss_hostname_digits_dots() heap-based buffer overflow

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Jun 29, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Finesse

Known Affected Releases

10.6(1)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
On January 27, 2015, a buffer overflow vulnerability in the GNU C library (glibc) was publicly announced. This vulnerability is related to the various gethostbyname functions included in glibc and affect applications that call these functions. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information from an exploited system or, in some instances, perform remote code execution with the privileges of the application being exploited. This vulnerability is documented in CVE-2015-0235.

A Cisco Security Advisory has been published to document this vulnerability at:
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20150128-ghost

This bug has been opened to address the potential impact on this product.

Conditions:
All Versions of Finesse from Finesse 8.5.3 to Finesse 10.5
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