CVE-2016-7543

Priority
Medium
Description
Bash before 4.4 allows local users to execute arbitrary commands with root
privileges via crafted SHELLOPTS and PS4 environment variables.
References
Bugs
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: bash (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.4)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):not-affected (4.4-2ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (4.3-7ubuntu1.7)
Ubuntu Touch 15.04:needs-triage
Ubuntu Core 15.04:needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.3-14ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak):released (4.3-15ubuntu1.1)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):not-affected (4.4-2ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/bash/bash-4.3-patches/bash43-048
More Information

Updated: 2017-05-17 18:14:15 UTC (commit 12573)