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USN-4176-1: GNU cpio vulnerability




Canonical Ubuntu

Versions Affected

  • Canonical Ubuntu 16.04
  • Canonical Ubuntu 18.04


Thomas Habets discovered that GNU cpio incorrectly handled certain inputs. An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive information.

CVEs contained in this USN include: CVE-2019-14866

Affected VMware Products and Versions

Severity is medium unless otherwise noted.

Vulnerable Cloud Foundry components individually listed here. Impacted stemcells may be updated independently of upgrading Pivotal Application Service or PCF Isolation Segment.

  • Pivotal Application Service
    • 2.7.x versions prior to 2.7.4
    • 2.6.x versions prior to 2.6.10
    • 2.5.x versions prior to 2.5.15
  • PCF Isolation Segment
    • 2.7.x versions prior to 2.7.4
    • 2.6.x versions prior to 2.6.9
    • 2.5.x versions prior to 2.5.14
  • Pivotal Operations Manager
    • 2.7.x versions prior to 2.7.4
    • 2.6.x versions prior to 2.6.14
    • 2.5.x versions prior to 2.5.23
    • 2.4.x versions prior to 2.4.26


Users of affected products are strongly encouraged to follow one of the mitigations below. The Cloud Foundry security team recommends upgrading BOSH to the affected OSS components listed here if applicable. Upgrade Pivotal products that use earlier versions of CF components to new Pivotal releases using new versions linked above. On the Pivotal Network product page for each release, check the Depends On section and/or Release Notes for this information. Releases that have fixed this issue include:

  • Pivotal Application Service
    • 2.7.4
    • 2.6.10
    • 2.5.15
  • PCF Isolation Segment
    • 2.7.4
    • 2.6.9
    • 2.5.14
  • Pivotal Operations Manager
    • 2.7.4
    • 2.6.14
    • 2.5.23
    • 2.4.26