Package "glib2.0"

Name: glib2.0


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  • GLib library of C routines - installed tests

Latest version: 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: universe


Other versions of "glib2.0" in Bionic

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base main 2.56.1-2ubuntu1
base universe 2.56.1-2ubuntu1
security main 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6
updates universe 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6
updates main 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6

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Version: 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6 2020-03-24 08:07:07 UTC

  glib2.0 (2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.6) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * No-change rebuild for -security

 -- Alex Murray <email address hidden> Tue, 24 Mar 2020 11:27:40 +1030

Source diff to previous version

Version: 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.4 2019-07-08 17:07:31 UTC

  glib2.0 (2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.4) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Not properly restrict directory and file permissions
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-13012.patch: changes the permissions when
      a directory is created, using 700 instead 777 in
      gio/gkeyfilesettingsbackend.c and changes test to run in a temp
      directory in gio/tests/gsettings.c.
    - CVE-2019-13012

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Wed, 03 Jul 2019 15:50:24 -0300

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2019-13012 The keyfile settings backend in GNOME GLib (aka glib2.0) before 2.59.1 creates directories using g_file_make_directory_with_parents (kfsb->dir, NULL,

Version: 2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.3 2019-06-10 20:06:13 UTC

  glib2.0 (2.56.4-0ubuntu0.18.04.3) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Less restrictive permissions during copying
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-12450.patch: limit access to file when
      copying in file_copy_fallback in file gio/gfile.c.
    - CVE-2019-12450

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:47:02 -0300

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2019-12450 file_copy_fallback in gio/gfile.c in GNOME GLib 2.15.0 through 2.61.1 does not properly restrict file permissions while a copy operation is in progre

Version: 2.56.2-0ubuntu0.18.04.2 2018-09-19 08:06:24 UTC

  glib2.0 (2.56.2-0ubuntu0.18.04.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: NULL pointer deference
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-16428.patch: fix in glib/gmarkup.c,
    - CVE-2018-16428
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Read out-of-bounds
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-16429.patch: fix in glib/gmarkup.c and
    - CVE-2018-16429

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:52:54 -0300

CVE-2018-16428 In GNOME GLib 2.56.1, g_markup_parse_context_end_parse() in gmarkup.c has a NULL pointer dereference.
CVE-2018-16429 GNOME GLib 2.56.1 has an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in g_markup_parse_context_parse() in gmarkup.c, related to utf8_str().

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