|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for json-c (USN-4360-4)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'json-c'; package(s) announced via the USN-4360-4 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'json-c'
package(s) announced via the USN-4360-4 advisory.
USN-4360-1 fixed a vulnerability in json-c. The security fix introduced a
memory leak that was reverted in USN-4360-2 and USN-4360-3. This update provides
the correct fix update for CVE-2020-12762.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that json-c incorrectly handled certain JSON files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
'json-c' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-12762|
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