CVE-2015-5218

Priority
Low
Description
Buffer overflow in text-utils/colcrt.c in colcrt in util-linux before 2.27
allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted file,
related to the page global variable.
References
Bugs
Notes
 sbeattie> fixed in util-linux, but debian/ubuntu util-linux does not
  ship colcrt
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (no colcrt)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (no colcrt)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (no colcrt)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):not-affected (no colcrt)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (no colcrt)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (no colcrt)
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/cgit/utils/util-linux/util-linux.git/commit/text-utils/colcrt.c?id=70e3fcf293c1827a2655a86584ab13075124a8a8
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/cgit/utils/util-linux/util-linux.git/commit/text-utils/colcrt.c?id=d883d64d96ab9bef510745d064a351145b9babec
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/cgit/utils/util-linux/util-linux.git/commit/text-utils/colcrt.c?id=70e3fcf293c1827a2655a86584ab13075124a8a8
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/cgit/utils/util-linux/util-linux.git/commit/text-utils/colcrt.c?id=d883d64d96ab9bef510745d064a351145b9babec
More Information

Updated: 2018-06-26 04:05:50 UTC (commit 7799c934cca373482531a7b00e4dfe82302ceae5)