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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2019-13636: Vulnerability in GNU patch utility

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2019-13636: Vulnerability in GNU patch utility

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/17/2019
Created
11/21/2019
Added
11/20/2019
Modified
09/16/2021

Description

In GNU patch through 2.7.6, the following of symlinks is mishandled in certain cases other than input files. This affects inp.c and util.c.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-text-gnu-patch-2-7-6-1-11-4-15-0-1-2-0

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