This issue affects the versions of glib2 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7 and 8 . Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having a security impact of Moderate.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is now in Maintenance Support 2 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having a security impact of Important, and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.
CVSS v3 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|CVSS3 Base Score||6.6|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8||glib2||Affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||glib2||Affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||firefox||Out of support scope|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||thunderbird||Out of support scope|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||chromium-browser||Out of support scope|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||glib2||Out of support scope|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||glib2||Not affected|
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