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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-4895
Last Modified 09 Aug 2012 12:00:00
Published 25 Jul 2012 03:55:01
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-4895

Summary

Multiple integer overflows in TCMalloc (tcmalloc.cc) in gperftools before 0.4 make it easier for context-dependent attackers to perform memory-related attacks such as buffer overflows via a large size value, which causes less memory to be allocated than expected.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Csilvers Gperftools 0.1

  • Csilvers Gperftools 0.2

  • Csilvers Gperftools 0.3


References

MISC - http://kqueue.org/blog/2012/03/05/memory-allocator-security-revisited/

CONFIRM - http://code.google.com/p/gperftools/source/browse/tags/perftools-0.4/ChangeLog


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:55:00