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weakness CVE-2019-15794

Ubuntu: memory corruption via OverlayFS/ShiftFS AUFS

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via OverlayFS/ShiftFS AUFS of Ubuntu, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 03/12/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 1850994, CERTFR-2019-AVI-602, CVE-2019-15794, USN-4208-1, USN-4209-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-31039.
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Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via OverlayFS/ShiftFS AUFS of Ubuntu...
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This vulnerability announce impacts software or systems such as Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity threat is medium.

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 bulletin.

Solutions for this threat

This vulnerability patch will be public soon.
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