CVE-2017-1000408

Priority
Description
A memory leak in glibc 2.1.1 (released on May 24, 1999) can be reached and
amplified through the LD_HWCAP_MASK environment variable. Please note that
many versions of glibc are not vulnerable to this issue if patched for
CVE-2017-1000366.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.19-0ubuntu6.14)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Source: glibc (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.27)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.23-0ubuntu10)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.27-3ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.27-3ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.27-3ubuntu1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commit;h=8a0b17e48b83e933960dfeb8fa08b259f03f310e
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:22:31 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)