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Vulnerability of Apport: information disclosure via Core Dump Creation

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Core Dump Creation of Apport, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted software: Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 1/4.
Creation date: 30/10/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2019-11482, USN-4171-1, USN-4171-2, USN-4171-3, USN-4171-4, USN-4171-5, VIGILANCE-VUL-30742.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Core Dump Creation of Apport, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This security threat impacts software or systems such as Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Ubuntu: new apport packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 19.10: apport 2.20.11-0ubuntu8.6
  Ubuntu 19.04: apport 2.20.10-0ubuntu27.3
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: apport 2.20.9-0ubuntu7.12
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: apport 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.22
  Ubuntu 14.04 ESM: apport 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.29+esm3
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