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Ubuntu: USN-3534-1 (CVE-2017-15804): GNU C Library vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3534-1 (CVE-2017-15804): GNU C Library vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/22/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/18/2018
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

The glob function in glob.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) before 2.27 contains a buffer overflow during unescaping of user names with the ~ operator.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libc6

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