Out-of-bounds Read Affecting ncurses package, versions *


low
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-UBUNTU2204-NCURSES-2801048

  • published

    21 Apr 2022

  • disclosed

    18 Apr 2022

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Ubuntu:22.04 ncurses.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream ncurses package.

ncurses 6.3 before patch 20220416 has an out-of-bounds read and segmentation violation in convert_strings in tinfo/read_entry.c in the terminfo library.

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