|Bugzilla:||947882: CVE-2013-1914 glibc: Stack (frame) overflow in getaddrinfo() when processing entry mapping to long list of address structures|
It was found that getaddrinfo() did not limit the amount of stack memory used during name resolution. An attacker able to make an application resolve an attacker-controlled hostname or IP address could possibly cause the application to exhaust all stack memory and crash.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (glibc)||RHSA-2013:0769||April 24, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (glibc)||RHSA-2013:1605||November 20, 2013|
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