CVE-2020-27351

Published: 09 December 2020

Various memory and file descriptor leaks were found in apt-python files python/arfile.cc, python/tag.cc, python/tarfile.cc, aka GHSL-2020-170. This issue affects: python-apt 1.1.0~beta1 versions prior to 1.1.0~beta1ubuntu0.16.04.10; 1.6.5ubuntu0 versions prior to 1.6.5ubuntu0.4; 2.0.0ubuntu0 versions prior to 2.0.0ubuntu0.20.04.2; 2.1.3ubuntu1 versions prior to 2.1.3ubuntu1.1;

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 2.8

Status

Package Release Status
python-apt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (2.0.0ubuntu0.20.04.2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (1.6.5ubuntu0.4)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (1.1.0~beta1ubuntu0.16.04.10)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (0.9.3.5ubuntu3+esm4)