Bug 1616861 (CVE-2002-1232) - CVE-2002-1232 security flaw
Summary: CVE-2002-1232 security flaw
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: CVE-2002-1232
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2018-08-16 02:04 UTC by Stephen Herr
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:49 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-08-16 02:04:21 UTC
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Description Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 02:04:15 UTC
Flaw bug created to hold information about an old flaw we knew something about. For more details see the MITRE CVE description.

Comment 1 Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 17:27:49 UTC
MITRE description:

Memory leak in ypdb_open in yp_db.c for ypserv before 2.5 in the NIS package 3.9 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of requests for a map that does not exist.


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