USN-4288-1

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4288-1
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-4288-1.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-4288-1
Related
Published
2020-02-20T13:37:54.166363Z
Modified
2020-02-20T13:37:54.166363Z
Summary
ppp vulnerability
Details

It was discovered that ppp incorrectly handled certain rhostname values. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause ppp to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:18.04:LTS / ppp

Package

Name
ppp

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.4.7-2+2ubuntu1.2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "ppp-udeb": "2.4.7-2+2ubuntu1.2",
            "ppp-dev": "2.4.7-2+2ubuntu1.2",
            "ppp": "2.4.7-2+2ubuntu1.2"
        }
    ]
}

Ubuntu:16.04:LTS / ppp

Package

Name
ppp

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.4.7-1+2ubuntu1.16.04.2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "ppp-udeb": "2.4.7-1+2ubuntu1.16.04.2",
            "ppp-dev": "2.4.7-1+2ubuntu1.16.04.2",
            "ppp": "2.4.7-1+2ubuntu1.16.04.2"
        }
    ]
}