USN-4214-1: RabbitMQ vulnerability

05 December 2019

RabbitMQ could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted input.

Releases

Packages

  • librabbitmq - Command-line utilities for interacting with AMQP servers

Details

It was discovered that RabbitMQ incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 19.10
Ubuntu 19.04
Ubuntu 14.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

Related notices

  • USN-4214-2: librabbitmq, amqp-tools, librabbitmq-dev, librabbitmq4