#Vulnerabilities 13
Date Id Summary Products Score Patch Annotated
2019-07-17 CVE-2019-13636 In GNU patch through 2.7.6, the following of symlinks is mishandled in certain cases other than input files. This affects inp.c and util.c. Patch 5.9
2019-07-26 CVE-2019-13638 GNU patch through 2.7.6 is vulnerable to OS shell command injection that can be exploited by opening a crafted patch file that contains an ed style diff payload with shell metacharacters. The ed editor does not need to be present on the vulnerable system. This is different from CVE-2018-1000156. Debian_linux, Patch 7.8
2021-12-22 CVE-2021-45261 An Invalid Pointer vulnerability exists in GNU patch 2.7 via the another_hunk function, which causes a Denial of Service. Patch 5.5
2020-03-25 CVE-2019-20633 GNU patch through 2.7.6 contains a free(p_line[p_end]) Double Free vulnerability in the function another_hunk in pch.c that can cause a denial of service via a crafted patch file. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2018-6952. Patch 5.5
2019-11-25 CVE-2015-1396 A Directory Traversal vulnerability exists in the GNU patch before 2.7.4. A remote attacker can write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack in a patch file. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-1196. Debian_linux, Patch N/A
2019-08-16 CVE-2018-20969 do_ed_script in pch.c in GNU patch through 2.7.6 does not block strings beginning with a ! character. NOTE: this is the same commit as for CVE-2019-13638, but the ! syntax is specific to ed, and is unrelated to a shell metacharacter. Patch 7.8
2018-04-06 CVE-2018-1000156 GNU patch is processd by ed. This allows arbitrary command executions through a line beginning with ! Ubuntu_linux, Debian_linux, Patch, Enterprise_linux_desktop, Enterprise_linux_server, Enterprise_linux_server_aus, Enterprise_linux_server_eus, Enterprise_linux_server_tus, Enterprise_linux_workstation 7.8
2018-02-13 CVE-2018-6952 A double free exists in the another_hunk function in pch.c in GNU patch through 2.7.6. Patch 7.5
2018-02-13 CVE-2018-6951 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. Ubuntu_linux, Patch 7.5
2018-02-13 CVE-2016-10713 An issue was discovered in GNU patch before 2.7.6. Out-of-bounds access within pch_write_line() in pch.c can possibly lead to DoS via a crafted input file. Patch 5.5