|Bugzilla:||903465: CVE-2013-0222 coreutils: segfault in uniq with long line input|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The SUSE coreutils-i18n.patch for GNU coreutils allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via a long string to the uniq command, which triggers a stack-based buffer overflow in the alloca function.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (coreutils)||RHSA-2013:1652||November 20, 2013|
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