USN-5030-2: Perl DBI module vulnerabilities
- Canonical Ubuntu 16.04
USN-5030-1 addressed vulnerabilities in Perl DBI module. This update provides the corresponding updates for Ubuntu 16.04 ESM. Original advisory details: It was discovered that the Perl DBI module incorrectly opened files outside of the folder specified in the data source name. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information. (CVE-2014-10402) It was discovered that the Perl DBI module incorrectly handled certain long strings. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause the DBI module to crash, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2020-14393)
CVEs contained in this USN include: CVE-2020-14393, CVE-2014-10402
Affected VMware Products and Versions
Severity is medium unless otherwise noted.
- 2.9.x versions prior to 2.9.29
- 2.10.x versions prior to 2.10.28
Users of affected products are strongly encouraged to follow the mitigation below. On the Tanzu 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:
2022-03-17: Initial vulnerability report published.