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Ubuntu: USN-3624-1 (CVE-2018-6951): Patch vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3624-1 (CVE-2018-6951): Patch vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/13/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/25/2018
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

An issue was discovered in GNU patch through 2.7.6. There is a segmentation fault, associated with a NULL pointer dereference, leading to a denial of service in the intuit_diff_type function in pch.c, aka a "mangled rename" issue.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-patch

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