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Ubuntu: USN-5007-1 (CVE-2021-22918): libuv vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-5007-1 (CVE-2021-22918): libuv vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/07/2021
Created
07/10/2021
Added
07/08/2021
Modified
07/22/2021

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-5007-1:

Eric Sesterhenn discovered that libuv incorrectly handled certain strings. An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive information or cause a crash.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libuv1

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