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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2021-3709): Apport vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2021-3709): Apport vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/14/2021
Created
09/20/2021
Added
09/15/2021
Modified
11/26/2021

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-5077-2:

USN-5077-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in Apport. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 14.04 ESM and Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

Maik Münch and Stephen Röttger discovered that Apport incorrectly handled certain information gathering operations. A local attacker could use this issue to gain read access to arbitrary files, possibly containing sensitive information.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-
  • ubuntu-upgrade-2-14-1-0ubuntu3-29-esm8
  • ubuntu-upgrade-2-20-1-0ubuntu2-30-esm2
  • ubuntu-upgrade-apport
  • ubuntu-upgrade-available
  • ubuntu-upgrade-desktop
  • ubuntu-upgrade-infra
  • ubuntu-upgrade-or
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python-apport
  • ubuntu-upgrade-python3-apport
  • ubuntu-upgrade-ua
  • ubuntu-upgrade-with

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