[USN-5056-1] APR vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Mon Aug 30 15:55:30 UTC 2021
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5056-1
August 30, 2021
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 21.04
- Ubuntu 16.04 ESM
- Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
APR could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a specially crafted input.
- apr: Apache Portable Runtime Library
It was discovered that APR incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM:
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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