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Ubuntu: USN-3063-1 (CVE-2016-5384): Fontconfig vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-3063-1 (CVE-2016-5384): Fontconfig vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/12/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/22/2016
Modified
04/25/2018

Description

fontconfig before 2.12.1 does not validate offsets, which allows local users to trigger arbitrary free calls and consequently conduct double free attacks and execute arbitrary code via a crafted cache file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-fontconfig
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libfontconfig1

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