ALAS2-2018-1131

Affecting glibc-langpack-en package, versions <2.26-30.amzn2.0.1

Report new vulnerabilities
medium severity
Do your applications use this vulnerable package? Test your applications

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-2018-11237: A buffer overflow has been discovered in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) in the __mempcpy_avx512_no_vzeroupper function when particular conditions are met. An attacker could use this vulnerability to cause a denial of service or potentially execute code. 1581274: CVE-2018-11237 glibc: Buffer overflow in __mempcpy_avx512_no_vzeroupper

Remediation

Upgrade Amzn:2 glibc-langpack-en to version 2.26-30.amzn2.0.1 or higher.

References

CVE
ALAS2-2018-1131
Snyk ID
SNYK-AMZN2-GLIBCLANGPACKEN-486148
Published
13 Nov, 2019