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Ubuntu: USN-5464-1 (CVE-2022-1304): e2fsprogs vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-5464-1 (CVE-2022-1304): e2fsprogs vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/14/2022
Created
06/10/2022
Added
06/08/2022
Modified
06/09/2022

Description

An out-of-bounds read/write vulnerability was found in e2fsprogs 1.46.5. This issue leads to a segmentation fault and possibly arbitrary code execution via a specially crafted filesystem.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-e2fsck-static
  • ubuntu-upgrade-e2fslibs
  • ubuntu-upgrade-e2fsprogs
  • ubuntu-upgrade-fuse2fs

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