USN-3411-1: Bazaar vulnerability
06 September 2017
Bazaar could be made run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted URL.
- bzr - easy to use distributed version control system
Adam Collard discovered that Bazaar did not properly handle host names
in 'bzr+ssh://' URLs. A remote attacker could use this to construct
a bazaar repository URL that when accessed could run arbitrary code
with the privileges of the user.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.