Multiple integer overflows in the PyOS_vsnprintf function in
Python/mysnprintf.c in Python 2.5.2 and earlier allow
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory
corruption) or have unspecified other impact via crafted input to
string formatting operations. NOTE: the handling of certain integer
values is also affected by related integer underflows and an
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