CVE-2015-0278

NameCVE-2015-0278
Descriptionlibuv before 0.10.34 does not properly drop group privileges, which allows context-dependent attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
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)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs779173

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libuv (PTS)jessie0.10.28-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libuvsource(unstable)0.10.28-6high779173

Notes

https://github.com/libuv/libuv/commit/66ab38918c911bcff025562cf06237d7fedaba0c
https://github.com/libuv/libuv/pull/215

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