Descriptionjq is a command-line JSON processor. Version 1.7 is vulnerable to heap-based buffer overflow. Version 1.7.1 contains a patch for this issue.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs1058763

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jq (PTS)bookworm, bullseye1.6-2.1fixed
trixie, sid1.7.1-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jqsourcebuster(not affected)
jqsourcebullseye(not affected)
jqsourcebookworm(not affected)


[bookworm] - jq <not-affected> (Introduced in 1.7)
[bullseye] - jq <not-affected> (Introduced in 1.7)
[buster] - jq <not-affected> (Introduced in 1.7)
Fixed by: (jq-1.7.1)

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