Glibc "GHOST" Vulnerability – CVE-2015-0235

On January 27, 2015, a buffer overflow vulnerability in GNU C library (glibc) was publicly disclosed. The flaw was discovered in the gethostbyname set of functions of the GNU C library (glibc) and could be used to execute arbitrary code. Additional information about the vulnerability is available on NIST web site CVE-2015-0235 non-HP site.

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