Vulnerability CVE-2016-6831

Published: 2017-01-10

The "process-execute" and "process-spawn" procedures did not free memory correctly when the execve() call failed, resulting in a memory leak. This could be abused by an attacker to cause resource exhaustion or a denial of service. This affects all releases of CHICKEN up to and including 4.11 (it will be fixed in 4.12 and 5.0, which are not yet released).

Vendor: Call-cc
Product: Chicken 
Version: 4.11.0;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

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