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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2022-4883) (Multiple Advisories): libXpm security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2022-4883) (Multiple Advisories): libXpm security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/17/2023
Created
01/25/2023
Added
01/24/2023
Modified
08/11/2023

Description

A flaw was found in libXpm. When processing files with .Z or .gz extensions, the library calls external programs to compress and uncompress files, relying on the PATH environment variable to find these programs, which could allow a malicious user to execute other programs by manipulating the PATH environment variable.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libxpm
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libxpm-devel

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