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USN-2618-1: python-dbusmock vulnerability

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USN-2618-1: python-dbusmock vulnerability

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/21/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/22/2015
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

It was discovered that python-dbusmock incorrectly handled templateloading from shared directories. A local attacker could possibly use thisissue to execute arbitrary code. The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version: To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. CVE-2015-1326

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-python-dbusmock
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python3-dbusmock

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