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USN-6715-1: unixODBC vulnerability

USN-6715-1: unixODBC vulnerability




Canonical Ubuntu

Versions Affected

  • Canonical Ubuntu 18.04
  • Canonical Ubuntu 22.04


It was discovered that unixODBC incorrectly handled certain bytes. An attacker could use this issue to execute arbitrary code or cause a crash. Update Instructions: Run `sudo pro fix USN-6715-1` to fix the vulnerability. The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: libodbc1 – 2.3.1-4.1ubuntu0.1~esm2 odbcinst – 2.3.1-4.1ubuntu0.1~esm2 odbcinst1debian2 – 2.3.1-4.1ubuntu0.1~esm2 unixodbc – 2.3.1-4.1ubuntu0.1~esm2 unixodbc-dev – 2.3.1-4.1ubuntu0.1~esm2 Available with Ubuntu Pro (Infra-only):

CVEs contained in this USN include: CVE-2024-1013.

Affected Cloud Foundry Products and Versions

Severity is medium unless otherwise noted.

  • cflinuxfs4
    • All versions prior to 1.86.0
  • CF Deployment
    • All versions prior to 40.1.0


Users of affected products are strongly encouraged to follow the mitigations below.

The Cloud Foundry project recommends upgrading the following releases:

  • cflinuxfs4
    • Upgrade all versions to 1.86.0 or greater
  • CF Deployment
    • Upgrade all versions to 40.1.0 or greater


2024-04-04: Initial vulnerability report published.

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