Vulnerability CVE-2019-11638


Published: 2019-05-01

Description:
An issue was discovered in GNU recutils 1.8. There is a NULL pointer dereference in the function rec_field_name_equal_p at rec-field-name.c in librec.a, leading to a crash.

Type:

CWE-476

(NULL Pointer Dereference)

Vendor: GNU
Product: Recutils 
Version: 1.8;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
https://github.com/TeamSeri0us/pocs/blob/master/recutils/bug-report-recutils
https://github.com/TeamSeri0us/pocs/tree/master/recutils/bug-report-recutils/rec2csv

Related CVE
CVE-2019-17451
An issue was discovered in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.32. It is an integer overflow leading to a SEGV in _bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line in dwarf2.c, as demonstrated by nm.
CVE-2019-17450
find_abstract_instance in dwarf2.c in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library (aka libbfd), as distributed in GNU Binutils 2.32, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.
CVE-2019-16166
GNU cflow through 1.6 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the nexttoken function in parser.c.
CVE-2019-16165
GNU cflow through 1.6 has a use-after-free in the reference function in parser.c.
CVE-2019-15847
The POWER9 backend in GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) before version 10 could optimize multiple calls of the __builtin_darn intrinsic into a single call, thus reducing the entropy of the random number generator. This occurred because a volatile operati...
CVE-2019-15767
In GNU Chess 6.2.5, there is a stack-based buffer overflow in the cmd_load function in frontend/cmd.cc via a crafted chess position in an EPD file.
CVE-2019-15531
GNU Libextractor through 1.9 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the function EXTRACTOR_dvi_extract_method in plugins/dvi_extractor.c.
CVE-2018-20969
do_ed_script in pch.c in GNU patch through 2.7.6 does not block strings beginning with a ! character. NOTE: this is the same commit as for CVE-2019-13638, but the ! syntax is specific to ed, and is unrelated to a shell metacharacter.

Copyright 2019, cxsecurity.com

 

Back to Top