2017-09-19 18:39
2017-09-13 06:37
2017-04-21 00:04


An exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the LoadEncoding functionality of the R programming language version 3.3.0. A specially crafted R script can cause a buffer overflow resulting in a memory corruption. An attacker can send a malicious R script to trigger this vulnerability. (CVE-2017-8714 )

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Affected package information

Package Patched in
libRmath libRmath-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
libRmath libRmath-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
libRmath-devel libRmath-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
libRmath-devel libRmath-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
libRmath-static libRmath-static-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
libRmath-static libRmath-static-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R R-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.src
R R-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R R-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-core R-core-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-core R-core-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-core-devel R-core-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-core-devel R-core-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-debuginfo R-debuginfo-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-debuginfo R-debuginfo-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-devel R-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-devel R-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-java R-java-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-java R-java-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686
R-java-devel R-java-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.x86_64
R-java-devel R-java-devel-3.3.3-1.51.amzn1.i686