USN-5077-2

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5077-2
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-5077-2.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-5077-2
Related
  • CVE-2021-3709
  • CVE-2021-3710
Published
2021-09-14T13:21:29.992633Z
Modified
2021-09-14T13:21:29.992633Z
Summary
apport vulnerabilities
Details

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.

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:Pro:14.04:LTS / apport

Package

Name
apport

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "Available with Ubuntu Pro: https://ubuntu.com/pro",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "python3-apport": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport-kde": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport-gtk": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "dh-apport": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport-retrace": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "python-problem-report": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "python3-problem-report": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport-valgrind": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "apport-noui": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8",
            "python-apport": "2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm8"
        }
    ]
}

Ubuntu:Pro:16.04:LTS / apport

Package

Name
apport

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "Available with Ubuntu Pro: https://ubuntu.com/pro",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "python3-apport": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport-kde": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport-gtk": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "dh-apport": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport-retrace": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "python-problem-report": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "python3-problem-report": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport-valgrind": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "apport-noui": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2",
            "python-apport": "2.20.1-0ubuntu2.30+esm2"
        }
    ]
}