CVE-2017-5932 (retired)

Priority
Description
The path autocompletion feature in Bash 4.4 allows local users to gain
privileges via a crafted filename starting with a " (double quote)
character and a command substitution metacharacter.
Notes
 ratliff> introduced in the devel-branch in May 2015 according to report
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: bash (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.4-3)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (code not present)
Patches:
Upstream:https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/bash/bash-4.4-patches/bash44-007
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:26:09 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)