ALAS-2019-1256


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2019-1256
Advisory Release Date: 2019-08-12 18:19 Pacific
Severity: Medium
References: CVE-2019-12450 

Issue Overview:

file_copy_fallback in gio/gfile.c in GNOME GLib does not properly restrict file permissions while a copy operation is in progress. Instead, default permissions are used.(CVE-2019-12450 )


Affected Packages:

glib2


Issue Correction:
Run yum update glib2 to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    glib2-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.i686
    glib2-fam-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.i686
    glib2-debuginfo-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.i686
    glib2-devel-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.i686

noarch:
    glib2-doc-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.noarch

src:
    glib2-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    glib2-debuginfo-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.x86_64
    glib2-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.x86_64
    glib2-fam-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.x86_64
    glib2-devel-2.36.3-5.21.amzn1.x86_64