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CVE-2021-39537

Published: 20 September 2021

An issue was discovered in ncurses through v6.2-1. _nc_captoinfo in captoinfo.c has a heap-based buffer overflow.

Priority

Negligible

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
ncurses
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Needed

focal Needed

hirsute Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
impish Not vulnerable
(6.2+20201114-2build1)
jammy Not vulnerable
(6.3-2)
trusty
Released (5.9+20140118-1ubuntu1+esm2)
upstream
Released (6.2-20200531)
xenial
Released (6.0+20160213-1ubuntu1+esm2)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/mirror/ncurses/commit/790a85dbd4a81d5f5d8dd02a44d84f01512ef443