Bug 1577280 (CVE-2018-10775) - CVE-2018-10775 bibutils: NULL pointer dereference in _fields_add function in fields.c in libbibcore.a
Summary: CVE-2018-10775 bibutils: NULL pointer dereference in _fields_add function in ...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2018-10775
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1577260 1577259 1577261 1577262 1577270 1577271
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-05-11 15:13 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-06-14 08:52 UTC (History)
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Description Laura Pardo 2018-05-11 15:13:46 UTC
A flaw was found in the _fields_add function in fields.c in libbibcore.a in bibutils through 6.2. A NULL pointer dereference allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash), as demonstrated by end2xml.


References:
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=898135

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-05-11 15:14:53 UTC
Created bibutils tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1577261]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1577259]


Created ghc-hs-bibutils tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1577262]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1577260]


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