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CVE-2017-15804

Published: 22 October 2017

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.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 9.8

Status

Package Release Status
eglibc
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Does not exist

bionic Does not exist

cosmic Does not exist

disco Does not exist

eoan Does not exist

focal Does not exist

groovy Does not exist

hirsute Does not exist

precise Ignored
(end of ESM support, was needed)
trusty
Released (2.19-0ubuntu6.14)
upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

zesty Does not exist

glibc
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful
Released (2.26-0ubuntu2.1)
bionic Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
cosmic Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
disco Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
eoan Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
focal Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
groovy Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
hirsute Not vulnerable
(2.27-3ubuntu1)
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.27)
xenial
Released (2.23-0ubuntu10)
zesty Ignored
(reached end-of-life)