FEDORA-EPEL-2018-bc87c43cdd

security update in Fedora EPEL 7 for libbson

Status: stable 7 months ago

This release fixes a heap-based buffer over-read when parsing a mallformed BSON document (CVE-2018-16790).

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-EPEL-2018-bc87c43cdd

Comments 6

This update has been submitted for testing by ppisar.

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has reached 14 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

This update has been submitted for batched by ppisar.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1627923 CVE-2018-16790 libbson: Heap-based buffer over-read in _bson_iter_next_internal in bson-iter.c
#1627925 CVE-2018-16790 libbson: Heap-based buffer over-read in _bson_iter_next_internal in bson-iter.c [epel-7]
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
0
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted 8 months ago
in testing 8 months ago
in stable 7 months ago

Related Bugs 2

00 #1627923 CVE-2018-16790 libbson: Heap-based buffer over-read in _bson_iter_next_internal in bson-iter.c
00 #1627925 CVE-2018-16790 libbson: Heap-based buffer over-read in _bson_iter_next_internal in bson-iter.c [epel-7]

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