CVE-2016-9842

Priority
Description
The inflateMark function in inflate.c in zlib 1.2.8 might allow
context-dependent attackers to have unspecified impact via vectors
involving left shifts of negative integers.
Package
Source: zlib (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (1:1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (1:1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (1:1.2.11.dfsg-0ubuntu2)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/e54e1299404101a5a9d0cf5e45512b543967f958
Upstream:https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/2edb94a3025d288dc251bc6cbb2c02e60fbd7438
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:22:05 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)