Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1726-1 bash -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 Mar 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9401, CVE-2019-9924.
- More information:
Two issues have been fixed in bash, the GNU Bourne-Again Shell:
The popd builtin segfaulted when called with negative out of range offsets.
Sylvain Beucler discovered that it was possible to call commands that contained a slash when in restricted mode (rbash) by adding them to the BASH_CMDS array.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 4.3-11+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your bash packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS