USN-5095-1: Apache Commons IO vulnerability

29 September 2021

Apache Commons IO could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a specially crafted input.

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Details

It was discovered that Apache Commons IO incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 18.04

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

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