ALAS2-2021-1615

Affecting glibc-langpack-en package, versions <2.26-42.amzn2

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream glibc-langpack-en package. See Remediation section below for Amzn:2 relevant versions.

Package updates are available for Amazon Linux 2 that fix the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2021-3326: 1921916: CVE-2021-3326 glibc: Assertion failure in ISO-2022-JP-3 gconv module related to combining characters A flaw was found in glibc's iconv() functionality. This flaw allows an attacker capable of supplying a crafted sequence of characters to an application using iconv() to convert from ISO-2022-JP-3 to cause an assertion failure. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.

Remediation

Upgrade Amzn:2 glibc-langpack-en to version 2.26-42.amzn2 or higher.

References

CVE
ALAS2-2021-1615
Snyk ID
SNYK-AMZN2-GLIBCLANGPACKEN-1087602
Published
20 Mar, 2021