[USN-4509-1] Perl DBI module vulnerabilities
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Thu Sep 17 01:07:15 UTC 2020
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4509-1
September 17, 2020
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
Several security issues were fixed in Perl DBI module.
- libdbi-perl: Perl Database Interface (DBI)
It was discovered that Perl DBI module incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
It was discovered that Perl DBI module incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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