[ubuntu/bionic-proposed] grub2-unsigned 2.04-1ubuntu42 (Accepted)

Łukasz Zemczak lukasz.zemczak at canonical.com
Tue Mar 2 18:38:05 UTC 2021

grub2-unsigned (2.04-1ubuntu42) hirsute; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: acpi command allows privilleged user to load crafted
    ACPI tables when secure boot is enabled.
    - 0126-acpi-Don-t-register-the-acpi-command-when-locked-dow.patch: Don't
      register the acpi command when secure boot is enabled.
    - CVE-2020-14372
  * SECURITY UPDATE: use-after-free in rmmod command
    - 0128-dl-Only-allow-unloading-modules-that-are-not-depende.patch: Don't
      allow rmmod to unload modules that are dependencies of other modules.
    - CVE-2020-25632
  * SECURITY UPDATE: out-of-bound write in grub_usb_device_initialize()
    - 0129-usb-Avoid-possible-out-of-bound-accesses-caused-by-m.patch
    - CVE-2020-25647
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Stack buffer overflow in grub_parser_split_cmdline
    - 0206-kern-parser-Introduce-process_char-helper.patch,
      0210-kern-parser-Fix-a-stack-buffer-overflow.patch: Add a variable
      sized heap buffer type and use this.
    - CVE-2020-27749
  * SECURITY UPDATE: cutmem command allows privileged user to remove memory
    regions when Secure Boot is enabled.
    - 0127-mmap-Don-t-register-cutmem-and-badram-commands-when-.patch:
      Don't register cutmem and badram commands when secure boot is enabled.
    - CVE-2020-27779
  * SECURITY UPDATE: heap out-of-bounds write in short form option parser.
    - 0173-lib-arg-Block-repeated-short-options-that-require-an.patch:
      Block repeated short options that require an argument.
    - CVE-2021-20225
  * SECURITY UPDATE: heap out-of-bound write due to mis-calculation of space
    required for quoting.
    - 0175-commands-menuentry-Fix-quoting-in-setparams_prefix.patch: Fix
      quoting in setparams_prefix()
    - CVE-2021-20233
  * Partially backport the lockdown framework to restrict certain features
    when secure boot is enabled.
  * Backport various fixes for Coverity defects.
  * Add SBAT metadata to the grub EFI binary.
    - Backport patches to support adding SBAT metadata with grub-mkimage:
      + 0212-util-mkimage-Remove-unused-code-to-add-BSS-section.patch
      + 0213-util-mkimage-Use-grub_host_to_target32-instead-of-gr.patch
      + 0214-util-mkimage-Always-use-grub_host_to_target32-to-ini.patch
      + 0215-util-mkimage-Unify-more-of-the-PE32-and-PE32-header-.patch
      + 0216-util-mkimage-Reorder-PE-optional-header-fields-set-u.patch
      + 0217-util-mkimage-Improve-data_size-value-calculation.patch
      + 0218-util-mkimage-Refactor-section-setup-to-use-a-helper.patch
      + 0219-util-mkimage-Add-an-option-to-import-SBAT-metadata-i.patch
    - Add debian/sbat.csv.in
    - Update debian/build-efi-image and debian/rules

  [ Dimitri John Ledkov & Steve Langasek LP: #1915536 ]
  * Allow grub-efi-amd64|arm64 & -bin & -dbg be built by
    src:grub2-unsigned (potentially of a higher version number).
  * Add debian/rules generate-grub2-unsigned target to quickly build
    src:grub2-unsigned for binary-copy backports.
  * postinst: allow postinst to with with or without grub-multi-install
  * postinst: allow using various grub-install options to achieve
  * postinst: only call grub-check-signatures if it exists.
  * control: relax dependency on grub2-common, as maintainer script got
    fixed up to work with grub2-common/grub-common as far back as trusty.
  * control: allow higher version depdencies from grub-efi package.
  * dirs.in: create var/lib/grub/ucf in grub-efi-amd64 (and similar) as
    postinst script uses that directory, and yet relies on grub-common to
    create/ship it, which is not true in older releases. Also make sure
    dh_installdirs runs after the .dirs files are generated.

Date: 2021-03-02 09:42:24.252335+00:00
Changed-By: Dimitri John Ledkov <dimitri.ledkov+lp at canonical.com>
Signed-By: Łukasz Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak at canonical.com>
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