CVE-2016-6185 (retired)

Priority
Description
The XSLoader::load method in XSLoader in Perl does not properly locate .so
files when called in a string eval, which might allow local users to
execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse library under the current working
directory.
Package
Source: perl (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (5.22.2-2)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (5.14.2-6ubuntu2.7)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (5.18.2-2ubuntu1.4)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (5.22.1-9ubuntu0.3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.22.2-2)
Patches:
Upstream:http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commit/08e3451d7b3b714ad63a27f1b9c2a23ee75d15ee
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:22:19 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)