json Gem for Ruby Data Handling Stack Buffer Overflow

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osvdb.org
2007-05-21
2017-04-01 19:10
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

json Gem for Ruby contains an overflow condition that is triggered as
user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling specially crafted
data. This may allow a remote attacker to cause a stack-based buffer
overflow, resulting in a denial of service or potentially allowing the
execution of arbitrary code.

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Affected package information

Package Patched in Unaffected in
json >= 1.1.0 None