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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-0634) (Multiple Advisories): bash security and bug fix update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-0634) (Multiple Advisories): bash security and bug fix update

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/03/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/28/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The expansion of '\h' in the prompt string in bash 4.3 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters placed in 'hostname' of a machine.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-bash
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-bash-doc

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