Descriptionslim has NULL pointer dereference when using crypt() method from glibc 2.17
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs725902

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
slim (PTS)buster1.3.6-5.1fixed
bookworm, sid1.3.6-5.3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
slimsourcesqueeze(not affected)
slimsourcewheezy(not affected)


[wheezy] - slim <not-affected> (Only exploitable with eglibc 2.17 and later)
[squeeze] - slim <not-affected> (Only exploitable with eglibc 2.17 and later)
Upstream fix:

Search for package or bug name: Reporting problems