Package "bash"

Name: bash


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Bash loadable builtins - headers & examples
  • GNU Bourne Again SHell (static version)

Latest version: 4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: universe


Other versions of "bash" in Bionic

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base main 4.4.18-2ubuntu1
base universe 4.4.18-2ubuntu1
security main 4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3
updates universe 4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3
updates main 4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3

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Version: 4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3 2022-04-20 09:06:19 UTC

  bash (4.4.18-2ubuntu1.3) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: privilege gain via setuid
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-18276.patch: replace the use of
      setuid and setgid when possible with setresuid and setresgid,
    - CVE-2019-18276

 -- David Fernandez Gonzalez <email address hidden> Mon, 18 Apr 2022 17:08:18 +0200

CVE-2019-18276 An issue was discovered in disable_priv_mode in shell.c in GNU Bash through 5.0 patch 11. By default, if Bash is run with its effective UID not equal

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