CVE-2016-2779

Priority
Description
runuser in util-linux allows local users to escape to the parent session
via a crafted TIOCSTI ioctl call, which pushes characters to the terminal's
input buffer.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/karelzak/util-linux/commit/8e4925016875c6a4f2ab4f833ba66f0fc57396a2
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:18:56 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)