Advisories ยป MGASA-2021-0073

Updated gdisk package fixes security vulnerabilities

Publication date: 06 Feb 2021
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 7
CVE: CVE-2020-0256 , CVE-2021-0308

Description

A bug that could cause segfault if GPT header claimed partition entries are
oversized (CVE-2020-0256).

A bug that could cause a crash if a badly-formatted MBR disk was read
(CVE-2021-0308).

The gdisk package has been updated to version 1.0.6, fixing these issues and
several other bugs.  See the upstream NEWS file for details.
                

References

SRPMS

7/core