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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-13728: ncurses Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-13728: ncurses Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/29/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2017
Modified
11/02/2017

Description

There is an infinite loop in the next_char function in comp_scan.c in ncurses 6.0, related to libtic. A crafted input will lead to a remote denial of service attack.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-ncurses

References

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-ncurses

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