[ASA-202101-34] gptfdisk: arbitrary code execution
foxboron at archlinux.org
Thu Jan 28 22:00:19 UTC 2021
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-202101-34
Date : 2021-01-20
CVE-ID : CVE-2021-0308
Package : gptfdisk
Type : arbitrary code execution
Remote : No
Link : https://security.archlinux.org/AVG-1435
The package gptfdisk before version 1.0.6-1 is vulnerable to arbitrary
Upgrade to 1.0.6-1.
# pacman -Syu "gptfdisk>=1.0.6-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 1.0.6.
A security issue was found in GPT fdisk before version 1.0.6. In
ReadLogicalParts of basicmbr.cc, there is a possible out of bounds
write due to a missing bounds check.
A badly formatted MBR disk could execute arbitrary code.
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