CVE-2020-11937

Priority
Description
In whoopsie, parse_report() from whoopsie.c allows a local attacker to
cause a denial of service via a crafted file. The DoS is caused by resource
exhaustion due to a memory leak. Fixed in 0.2.52.5ubuntu0.5,
0.2.62ubuntu0.5 and 0.2.69ubuntu0.1.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Notes
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (0.2.52.5ubuntu0.5)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (0.2.62ubuntu0.5)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (0.2.69ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):released (0.2.71)
More Information

Updated: 2020-09-10 06:35:47 UTC (commit 81a23a978c4436cd99e1d040e9e73e9146876281)