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rPSA-2009-0045-1 glib
rPSA-2009-0045-1 glib

rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0045-1
Published: 2009-03-12
    rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Minor
Exposure Level Classification:
    Indirect User Deterministic Vulnerability
Updated Versions: 

rPath Issue Tracking System:


    Previous versions of glib contain a vulnerability in the base64
    encode and decode functions which may result in executing
    attacker-supplied code when processing large strings.  This
    vulnerability is present only through applications that accept
    user-supplied strings and process them with the base64 encode or
    decode functionality of glib. 

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