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|Posted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 10:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201507-12 ] libCapsiNetwork
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: libCapsiNetwork: Denial of Service (GLSA 201507-12)
Date: July 10, 2015
Updated: July 11, 2015
A buffer overflow in libcapsinetwork might allow remote attackers
to cause a Denial of Service condition.
libCapsiNetwork is a C++ network library to allow fast development of
server daemon processes.
Vulnerable: <= 0.3.0-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
An off-by-one buffer overflow in libcapsinetwork network handling code
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request to application,
that is linked with libcapsinetwork, possibly resulting in a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
Gentoo discontinued support for libCapsiNetwork.
We recommend that users unmerge it:
|# emerge --unmerge "net-libs/libcapsinetwork"
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