|Bugzilla:||907481: CVE-2013-0252 boost: Certain invalid UTF-8 sequences accepted as valid|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
boost::locale::utf::utf_traits in the Boost.Locale library in Boost 1.48 through 1.52 does not properly detect certain invalid UTF-8 sequences, which might allow remote attackers to bypass input validation protection mechanisms via crafted trailing bytes.
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of boost as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.
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