NULL Pointer Dereference

Affecting sqlite3 package, versions <3.11.0-1ubuntu1.1

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream sqlite3 package. See Remediation section below for Ubuntu:16.04 relevant versions.

In SQLite through 3.22.0, databases whose schema is corrupted using a CREATE TABLE AS statement could cause a NULL pointer dereference, related to build.c and prepare.c.

Remediation

Upgrade Ubuntu:16.04 sqlite3 to version 3.11.0-1ubuntu1.1 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

7.5
low severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2018-8740
CWE
CWE-476
Snyk ID
SNYK-UBUNTU1604-SQLITE3-307546
Disclosed
17 Mar, 2018
Published
17 Mar, 2018