Bug#975370: xdg-utils: CVE-2020-27748: local file inclusion vulnerability

Salvatore Bonaccorso carnil at debian.org
Sat Nov 21 09:25:20 GMT 2020

Source: xdg-utils
Version: 1.1.3-2
Severity: important
Tags: security upstream
Forwarded: https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/xdg/xdg-utils/-/issues/177
X-Debbugs-Cc: carnil at debian.org, Debian Security Team <team at security.debian.org>
Control: found -1 1.1.3-1+deb10u1
Control: found -1 1.1.3-1


The following vulnerability was published for xdg-utils, the issue is
there source-wise but is maybe less effective if #855859 is stil la
problem and does not actuall ywork well with thunderbird.

| local file inclusion vulnerability

It is not yet fixed upstream, see [1].

If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.

For further information see:

[0] https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2020-27748
[1] https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/xdg/xdg-utils/-/issues/177

Please adjust the affected versions in the BTS as needed.


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