Mageia 2019-0387: ncurses security update

    Date13 Dec 2019
    CategoryMageia
    169
    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
    
    You are not authorised to post comments.

    Comments powered by CComment

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    What do you think of the articles on LinuxSecurity?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    /main-polls/24-what-do-you-think-of-the-quality-of-the-articles-on-linuxsecurity?task=poll.vote&format=json
    24
    radio
    [{"id":"87","title":"Excellent, don't change a thing!","votes":"82","type":"x","order":"1","pct":56.16,"resources":[]},{"id":"88","title":"Should be more technical","votes":"22","type":"x","order":"2","pct":15.07,"resources":[]},{"id":"89","title":"Should include more HOWTOs","votes":"42","type":"x","order":"3","pct":28.77,"resources":[]}]["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"]["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"]350
    bottom200

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.