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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-7555: Important: augeas security update (CESA-2017:2788)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-7555: Important: augeas security update (CESA-2017:2788)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/17/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/25/2017
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

Augeas versions up to and including 1.8.0 are vulnerable to heap-based buffer overflow due to improper handling of escaped strings. Attacker could send crafted strings that would cause the application using augeas to copy past the end of a buffer, leading to a crash or possible code execution.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-augeas
  • centos-upgrade-augeas-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-augeas-devel
  • centos-upgrade-augeas-libs

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