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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-11485): Apport regression

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-11485): Apport regression

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/30/2019
Created
11/07/2019
Added
10/31/2019
Modified
11/13/2020

Description

Sander Bos discovered Apport's lock file was in a world-writable directory which allowed all users to prevent crash handling.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-apport
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python-apport
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python3-apport

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