Out-of-bounds Read

Affecting mercurial package, versions *

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NVD Description

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

cext/manifest.c in Mercurial before 4.7.2 has an out-of-bounds read during parsing of a malformed manifest entry.

Remediation

There is no fixed version for Debian:9 mercurial.

References

CVSS Score

9.1
low severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2018-17983
CWE
CWE-125
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN9-MERCURIAL-311048
Disclosed
04 Oct, 2018
Published
04 Oct, 2018