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CVE-2011-5280

Published: 2 June 2014

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in BOINC 6.13.x allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long trickle-up to (1) client/cs_trickle.cpp or (2) db/db_base.cpp.

Notes

AuthorNote
jdstrand
per upstream, only 6.x affected

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
boinc
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid Ignored
(end of life)
precise Not vulnerable
(7.0.27+dfsg-5ubuntu0.12.04.1)
saucy Not vulnerable

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected)
upstream
Released (7.0)
This vulnerability is mitigated in part by the use of gcc's stack protector in Ubuntu.