CVE-2017-7483

Metadata

medium
5.0
rxvt
CVE-2017-7483
cve.mitre.org, openwall.com, openwall.com
2017-05-02
2017-10-23 14:24
CVE-2017-7483 rxvt
2017-07-20 21:33
2017-06-16 19:22
2017-05-10 23:55
2017-05-03 02:03

Description

Rxvt 2.7.10 is vulnerable to a denial of service attack by passing the value -2^31 inside a terminal escape code, which results in a non-invertible integer that eventually leads to a segfault due to an out of bounds read.

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Affected package information

None

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise rxvt ignored
precise/esm rxvt DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay rxvt DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core rxvt DNE
yakkety rxvt ignored

Needs Triage

Release Package Reason
upstream rxvt needs-triage
trusty rxvt needs-triage
xenial rxvt needs-triage
zesty rxvt needs-triage
artful rxvt needs-triage
devel rxvt needs-triage