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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-16544: busybox Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) November 19, 2017 November 23, 2017 December 10, 2017

Description

In the add_match function in libbb/lineedit.c in BusyBox through 1.27.2, the tab autocomplete feature of the shell, used to get a list of filenames in a directory, does not sanitize filenames and results in executing any escape sequence in the terminal. This could potentially result in code execution, arbitrary file writes, or other attacks.

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Solution

alpine-linux-upgrade-busybox