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CVE-2018-19198

Published: 12 November 2018

An issue was discovered in uriparser before 0.9.0. UriQuery.c allows an out-of-bounds write via a uriComposeQuery* or uriComposeQueryEx* function because the '&' character is mishandled in certain contexts.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that uriparser mishandled certain input. An attacker could use this vulnerability to cause uriparser to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 9.8

Status

Package Release Status
uriparser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (0.8.4-1+deb9u2build0.18.04.1)
cosmic Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
disco
Released (0.9.0-1)
eoan Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
focal Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
groovy Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
hirsute Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
impish Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
jammy Not vulnerable
(0.9.3-2)
precise Does not exist

trusty Needed

upstream
Released (0.9.0-1)
xenial Ignored
(end of standard support, was needed)