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Bash vulnerability

Description

USN-3294-1 fixed a vulnerability in Bash. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM. Original advisory details: It was discovered that Bash incorrectly handled the SHELLOPTS and PS4 environment variables. A local attacker could use this issue to execute arbitrary code with root privileges. (CVE-2016-7543)


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Ubuntu 12.04 bash 4.2-2ubuntu2.7

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