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Ubuntu: USN-3474-1 (CVE-2014-8184): Liblouis vulnerability

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
4 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) November 01, 2017 November 05, 2017 December 19, 2017

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-3474-1:

Raphael Sanchez Prudencio discovered that Liblouis incorrectly handled certain files. If a user were tricked into opening a crafted file, an attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service or potentially execute arbitrary code.

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References

Solution

ubuntu-upgrade-liblouis-bin