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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for grep (ALAS-2015-598) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for grep (ALAS-2015-598) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/03/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/23/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple integer overflows in GNU Grep before 2.11 might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a long input line that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-grep
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-grep-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-grep
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-grep-debuginfo

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