USN-4552-1: Pam-python vulnerability
28 September 2020
Pam-python could be made to crash or run programs as an administrator if certain environment variables are set.
- pam-python - Enables PAM modules to be written in Python
Malte Kraus discovered that Pam-python mishandled certain environment variables.
A local attacker could potentially use this vulnerability to execute programs
- USN-4552-2: libpam-python, pam-python