Debian Security Advisory
DLA-3167-1 ncurses -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Oct 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-29458.
- More information:
An issue has been found in ncurses, a collection of shared libraries for terminal handling. This issue is about an out-of-bounds read in convert_strings in the terminfo library.
For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 6.1+20181013-2+deb10u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your ncurses packages.
For the detailed security status of ncurses please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ncurses
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/LT