CVE-2016-0634

Priority
Low
Description
The expansion of '\h' in the prompt string in bash 4.3 allows remote
authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters
placed in 'hostname' of a machine.
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 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.3-14ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):not-affected (4.4-2ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/bash/bash-4.3-patches/bash43-047
More Information

Updated: 2017-10-23 12:22:35 UTC (commit 13562)