Executive Summary

Summary
Title GLib vulnerability
Informations
NameUSN-4014-2First vendor Publication2019-06-11
VendorUbuntuLast vendor Modification2019-06-11
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score7.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 14.04 ESM - Ubuntu 12.04 ESM

Summary:

GLib could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a specially crafted file.

Software Description: - glib2.0: GLib Input, Output and Streaming Library (fam module)

Details:

USN-4014-1 fixed a vulnerability in GLib. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM and Ubuntu 14.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that GLib incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive information.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
libglib2.0-0 2.40.2-0ubuntu1.1+esm1
libglib2.0-bin 2.40.2-0ubuntu1.1+esm1
libglib2.0-dev 2.40.2-0ubuntu1.1+esm1

Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
libglib2.0-0 2.32.4-0ubuntu1.2
libglib2.0-bin 2.32.4-0ubuntu1.2
libglib2.0-dev 2.32.4-0ubuntu1.2

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4014-2
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4014-1
CVE-2019-12450

Original Source

Url : http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-4014-2

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

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100 %CWE-275Permission Issues

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application186

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DateInformations
2019-06-11 17:18:53
  • First insertion