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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2024-32487): less vulnerability

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2024-32487): less vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/13/2024
Created
04/30/2024
Added
04/30/2024
Modified
04/30/2024

Description

less through 653 allows OS command execution via a newline character in the name of a file, because quoting is mishandled in filename.c. Exploitation typically requires use with attacker-controlled file names, such as the files extracted from an untrusted archive. Exploitation also requires the LESSOPEN environment variable, but this is set by default in many common cases.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-less

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