Package "libbsd"

Name: libbsd


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • utility functions from BSD systems - development files
  • utility functions from BSD systems - shared library

Latest version: 0.8.2-1ubuntu0.1
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


Other versions of "libbsd" in Xenial

Repository Area Version
base main 0.8.2-1
security main 0.8.2-1ubuntu0.1

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Version: 0.8.2-1ubuntu0.1 2020-01-20 17:06:24 UTC

  libbsd (0.8.2-1ubuntu0.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Out-of-bounds
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-20367.patch: make sure that there is
      a bounded comparison in src/nlist.c.
    - CVE-2019-20367

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:41:09 -0300

CVE-2019-20367 nlist.c in libbsd before 0.10.0 has an out-of-bounds read during a comparison for a symbol name from the string table (strtab).

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