How-to Fix Bash Shellshock Vulnerability on Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Linux

October 25, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

How-to Protect Kubuntu from Bash Shellshock Vulnerability

The Linux Tutorial Shows You How-to Fix the Shellshock Vulnerability in Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS 32-64-bit Linux.

Shellshock was disclosed on 24 September 2014, also known as Bashdoor is a family of Security Bugs in the widely used Unix Bash shell.

The Current Bash Version Do Not Suffer Any More of the Shellshock Vulnerability so the Solution Consist in Simply Upgrading the System or also Only Bash!

Fixing Shellshock on Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    Cmd+Alt+t and Search for “term”
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Fixing Shellshock Vulnerability on Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Linux - Open Terminal
  2. Solutions

    • Upgrading the Entire Kubuntu System

      sudo su -c "apt-get dist-upgrade"
      sudo su -c reboot
    • Upgrading Bash Only

      sudo su -c "apt-get upgrade bash"

      In this case last case then You Don’t need to Reboot Kubuntu…

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