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USN-2370-1: APT vulnerability

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USN-2370-1: APT vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/08/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/09/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The changelog command in Apt before 1.0.9.2 allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the changelog file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-apt

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