Published on April 7th, 2021 📆 | 5411 Views ⚑0
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4903-1 ≈ Packet Storm
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4903-1
April 07, 2021
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
curl could be made to expose sensitive information over the
– curl: HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP client and client libraries
Viktor Szakats discovered that curl did not strip off user credentials
from referrer header fields. A remote attacker could possibly use this
issue to obtain sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.