CVE-2018-13844

NameCVE-2018-13844
DescriptionAn issue has been found in HTSlib 1.8. It is a memory leak in fai_read in faidx.c.
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)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
htslib (PTS)jessie1.1-1vulnerable
stretch1.3.2-2vulnerable
buster1.7-2vulnerable
sid1.9-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
htslibsource(unstable)1.9-2low

Notes

[stretch] - htslib <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - htslib <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/samtools/htslib/issues/731#issuecomment-403675330

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