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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-18751) (Multiple Advisories): gettext security and bug fix update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-18751) (Multiple Advisories): gettext security and bug fix update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/29/2018
Created
10/06/2022
Added
10/05/2022
Modified
10/05/2022

Description

An issue was discovered in GNU gettext 0.19.8. There is a double free in default_add_message in read-catalog.c, related to an invalid free in po_gram_parse in po-gram-gen.y, as demonstrated by lt-msgfmt.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-emacs-gettext
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gettext
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gettext-common-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gettext-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gettext-libs

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