An out-of-bounds read flaw was found in the way glibc's iconv() function converted certain encoded data to UTF-8. An attacker able to make an application call the iconv() function with a specially crafted argument could use this flaw to crash that application.
NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||2.1||Base Metrics:||AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P|
|Access Vector:||Local network||Attack Complexity:||Low|
|Authentication:||None required||Confidentiality Impact:||None|
|Integrity Impact:||None||Availability Impact:||Partial|
|Oracle Linux version 6 (glibc)||ELSA-2015-0016||2015-01-07|
|Oracle Linux version 7 (glibc)||ELSA-2015-0327||2015-03-09|
|Oracle VM version 3.3 (glibc)||OVMSA-2015-0003||2015-01-08|
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