CVE-2018-6951

Source
Severity Low
Remote No
Type Denial of service
Description
An issue was discovered in GNU patch through 2.7.6. There is a segmentation fault, associated with a NULL pointer dereference, leading to a denial of service in the intuit_diff_type function in pch.c, aka a "mangled rename" issue.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-619 patch 2.7.6-1 2.7.6-3 High Fixed FS#57526
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
09 Oct 2018 ASA-201810-8 AVG-619 patch High multiple issues
References
https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53132
https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/patch.git/commit/?id=f290f48a621867084884bfff87f8093c15195e6a