CVE-2017-2616

Priority
Medium
Description
Sending SIGKILL to other processes with root privileges via su
References
Bugs
Notes
 sbeattie> ubuntu uses su from shadow package, not util-linux
Package
Upstream:released (1:4.4-4)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):released (1:4.2-3.2ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (1:4.1.5.1-1ubuntu9.4)
Ubuntu Core 15.04:needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:4.2-3.1ubuntu5.2)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):released (1:4.2-3.2ubuntu1.17.04.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/shadow-maint/shadow/commit/08fd4b69e84364677a10e519ccb25b71710ee686
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needs-triage
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu Core 15.04:needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needs-triage
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/karelzak/util-linux/commit/dffab154d29a288aa171ff50263ecc8f2e14a891
More Information

Updated: 2017-08-11 23:25:13 UTC (commit 13081)