USN-5069-2: mod-auth-mellon vulnerability

08 September 2021

mod-auth-mellon could be made to redirect to arbitrary sites.

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Packages

Details

USN-5069-1 fixed a vulnerability in mod-auth-mellon. This update provides
the corresponding updates for Ubuntu 21.04.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that mod-auth-mellon incorrectly filtered certain URLs.
A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform an open redirect
attack.

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 21.04

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

References

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