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USN-2607-1: Module::Signature vulnerabilities

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USN-2607-1: Module::Signature vulnerabilities

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/12/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/14/2015
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Module::Signature before 0.74 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary shell commands via a crafted SIGNATURE file which is not properly handled when generating checksums from a signed manifest.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libmodule-signature-perl

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