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    Mageia 2020-0446: xdg-utils security update

    Date 03 Dec 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Jens Mueller discovered that xdg-utils incorrectly handled certain URI. An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information (CVE-2020-27748). References:
    MGASA-2020-0446 - Updated xdg-utils package fixes a security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 03 Dec 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0446.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-27748
    
    Jens Mueller discovered that xdg-utils incorrectly handled certain URI. An
    attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information
    (CVE-2020-27748).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27688
    - https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4649-1
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-27748
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/xdg-utils-1.1.3-3.1.mga7
    

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