USN-3489-1: Berkeley DB vulnerability
21 November 2017
Berkeley DB could be made to expose sensitive information.
- db5.3 - Berkeley v5.3 Database Documentation [html]
It was discovered that Berkeley DB incorrectly handled certain configuration files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to read sensitive information.
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.
- USN-3489-2: db, db4.8-util, db5.1-util, libdb5.1, db4.8, libdb4.8