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Ubuntu: USN-5945-1 (CVE-2021-22569): Protocol Buffers vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-5945-1 (CVE-2021-22569): Protocol Buffers vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/10/2022
Created
03/29/2023
Added
03/22/2023
Modified
05/01/2023

Description

An issue in protobuf-java allowed the interleaving of com.google.protobuf.UnknownFieldSet fields in such a way that would be processed out of order. A small malicious payload can occupy the parser for several minutes by creating large numbers of short-lived objects that cause frequent, repeated pauses. We recommend upgrading libraries beyond the vulnerable versions.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf-java
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf-lite10
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf-lite17
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf-lite23
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf-lite8
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf10
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf23
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotobuf8
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotoc-dev
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotoc10
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotoc17
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotoc23
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libprotoc8
  • ubuntu-upgrade-protobuf-compiler
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python-protobuf
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python3-protobuf

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