14 March 2019
Protect yourself against future threats.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2019.0815 [DLA 1709-1] waagent security update 14 March 2019 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: waagent Publisher: Debian Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 8 Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2019-0804 Reference: ESB-2019.0787 ESB-2019.0785 Original Bulletin: https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/03/msg00011.html - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Package : waagent Version : 2.2.18-3~deb8u2 CVE ID : CVE-2019-0804 Francis McBratney discovered that the Windows Azure Linux Agent created swap files with world-readable permissions, resulting in information disclosure. For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.18-3~deb8u2. We recommend that you upgrade your waagent packages. Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: https://www.auscert.org.au/bulletins/ =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: email@example.com Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQIVAwUBXIm3umaOgq3Tt24GAQhGVhAAru7c2Wtxef9aHsJgqRbABzQ5Q0TiPR1e nkb/HKkOA+oAUlyd/rr7ZA7h1Zpov7ZqvW8zBg6TBnTq98L0drCvWzvtQugMBVvI iL4V96gNTNna/1N9hyk184cezH4gYmbdrpFr7cxUUWXuapKGX8ArrUZpaWcELpZ8 5CDxwUY92Zdr0Fc1Ne5s2KDdso7cQyxjK6Rq/LC6SJlkQP+A6oPQvNTgN1bOUUxI vCjTg1ml1jxKqs0IYSbXLByiCC0rEIddb5yQrc3qeFDmcCm0Vqw80Q2O4vt9gq/G /i0saNYopQzu71z16cdP38mZyhuWzeU4HIrVdrBt9WpO4lvcYtyg5DlAeHEui+xI nAODZ1SpxOszWTvBuyd054Jo6wf/pwLLqCmFBm6qWL/1nqFYYbIruEDY/WAhGUX8 MbFO8L1axbL0qYHgaI7rvptvGYWaV6qachFsvKkOCsbsd+DZPE5+qOcCVvt8STBF K7ymqYyke5A0giAmY1fmBwRRfNnwDh0Fc2fiJ6RTfcC0Qa5Z8ZP/3p4ctYjNi7f8 t/f6fRTafWSxVhIlZGpAUVdHttUZdS54BjmlIS26G7+nGcOM+C8vZpFK7MxkRHEY dfMe6HOUvNbI0je66mObJ0tb1LzACCTqPAweof4NqChh4gj0vdKZoqdziQNcjYKC HOJr215Tq6A= =5C9f -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----