CVE-2018-10775

NameCVE-2018-10775
DescriptionNULL pointer dereference in the _fields_add function in fields.c in libbibcore.a in bibutils through 6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash), as demonstrated by end2xml.
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 severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs898135

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
bibutils (PTS)jessie, stretch4.12-5vulnerable
buster, sid6.2-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
bibutilssource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant898135

Notes

Crash in CLI tool, no security impact

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