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USN-2007-1: Apport vulnerability

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USN-2007-1: Apport vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
10/25/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/08/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Apport 2.12.5 and earlier uses weak permissions for core dump files created by setuid binaries, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-apport

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