iconvdata/ibm930.c in GNU C Library (aka glibc) before 2.16 allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service
(out-of-bounds read) via a multibyte character value of "0xffff" to
the iconv function when converting IBM930 encoded data to UTF-8.
Note:References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
MLIST:[oss-security] 20140829 CVE request: glibc character set conversion from IBM code pages
Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when
the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not
necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was
discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly
disclosed, or updated in CVE.
This is an entry on the CVE
list, which standardizes names for security