CVE-2017-13734

Priority
Negligible
Description
There is an illegal address access in the _nc_safe_strcat function in
strings.c in ncurses 6.0 that will lead to a remote denial of service
attack.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu Core 15.04:ignored (will not fix)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
More Information

Updated: 2017-09-27 19:14:17 UTC (commit 13406)