Mageia 2019-0387: ncurses security update

    Date13 Dec 2019
    CategoryMageia
    182
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated ncurses packages fix security vulnerabilities: Heap-based buffer over-read in the _nc_find_entry function (CVE-2019-17594).
    MGASA-2019-0387 - Updated ncurses packages fix security vulnerabilities
    
    Publication date: 14 Dec 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0387.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-17594,
         CVE-2019-17595
    
    Updated ncurses packages fix security vulnerabilities:
    
    Heap-based buffer over-read in the _nc_find_entry function
    (CVE-2019-17594).
    
    Heap-based buffer over-read in the fmt_entry function
    (CVE-2019-17595).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25814
    - https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2019-11/msg00126.html
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-17594
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-17595
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/ncurses-6.1-20181117.3.1.mga7
    
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