CVE-2018-13420

NameCVE-2018-13420
Description** DISPUTED ** Google gperftools 2.7 has a memory leak in malloc_extension.cc, related to MallocExtension::Register and InitModule. NOTE: the software maintainer indicates that this is not a bug; it is only a false-positive report from the LeakSanitizer program.
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 Bugs903248

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
google-perftools (PTS)jessie2.2.1-0.2vulnerable
stretch2.5-2.2vulnerable
buster, sid2.7-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
google-perftoolssource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant903248

Notes

https://github.com/gperftools/gperftools/issues/1013

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