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USN-769-1: libwmf vulnerability

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USN-769-1: libwmf vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/01/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the embedded GD library in libwmf 0.2.8.4 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WMF file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libwmf0-2-7

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