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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2011-0761
Last Modified 21 Sep 2011 11:28:52
Published 13 May 2011 01:05:41
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2011-0761

Summary

Perl 5.10.x allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) by leveraging an ability to inject arguments into a (1) getpeername, (2) readdir, (3) closedir, (4) getsockname, (5) rewinddir, (6) tell, or (7) telldir function call.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Perl 5.10.0

  • Perl 5.10.1


References

XF - perl-functions-dos(67355)

MISC - http://www.toucan-system.com/advisories/tssa-2011-03.txt

BID - 47766

BUGTRAQ - 20110509 TSSA-2011-03 - Perl : multiple functions null pointer dereference uppon parameters injection

SECTRACK - 1025507

SREASON - 8248


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:56:02