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Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:40:52 -0500 (EST)
To: Florian Weimer <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: glibc

On Mon, 15 Dec 2014, Florian Weimer wrote:

> The getnetbyname function in glibc 2.21 in earlier will enter an infinite 
> loop if the DNS backend is activated in the system Name Service Switch 
> configuration, and the DNS resolver receives a positive answer while 
> processing the network name.
> Upstream reference:
>  <>

Use CVE-2014-9402.


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