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USN-526-1: debian-goodies vulnerability

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USN-526-1: debian-goodies vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/10/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

checkrestart in debian-goodies before 0.34 allows local users to gain privileges via shell metacharacters in the name of the executable file for a running process.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-debian-goodies

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