CVE-2016-4536

Priority
Description
The client in OpenAFS before 1.6.17 does not properly initialize the (1)
AFSStoreStatus, (2) AFSStoreVolumeStatus, (3) VldbListByAttributes, and (4)
ListAddrByAttributes structures, which might allow remote attackers to
obtain sensitive memory information by leveraging access to RPC call
traffic.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (1.6.17-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (1.6.17-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (1.6.17-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (1.6.17-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://www.openafs.org/pages/security/openafs-sa-2016-002.patch
Upstream:https://www.openafs.org/pages/security/openafs-sa-2016-002-master.patch
More Information

Updated: 2020-04-24 03:30:56 UTC (commit d3f8a6ed481830fb100109a132bef581fc4176fe)