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Ubuntu: USN-5348-1 (CVE-2018-16831): Smarty vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-5348-1 (CVE-2018-16831): Smarty vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/11/2018
Created
03/31/2022
Added
03/29/2022
Modified
03/30/2022

Description

Smarty before 3.1.33-dev-4 allows attackers to bypass the trusted_dir protection mechanism via a file:./../ substring in an include statement.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-smarty3

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