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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-16429

GNOME GLib 2.56.1 has an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in g_markup_parse_context_parse() in gmarkup.c, related to utf8_str().
Publish Date : 2018-09-03 Last Update Date : 2019-07-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 125

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-16429

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~esm~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Glib 2.56.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Gnome Glib 1

- References For CVE-2018-16429

https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/glib/issues/1361
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/07/msg00029.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20190731 [SECURITY] [DLA 1866-1] glib2.0 security update
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/glib/commit/cec71705406f0b2790422f0c1aa0ff3b4b464b1b
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3767-1/
UBUNTU USN-3767-1
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3767-2/
UBUNTU USN-3767-2

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-16429

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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