Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Ubuntu: USN-4641-1 (CVE-2017-15600): libextractor vulnerabilities

Back to Search

Ubuntu: USN-4641-1 (CVE-2017-15600): libextractor vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/18/2017
Created
11/27/2020
Added
11/24/2020
Modified
11/24/2020

Description

In GNU Libextractor 1.4, there is a NULL Pointer Dereference in the EXTRACTOR_nsf_extract_method function of plugins/nsf_extractor.c.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-extract
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libextractor-dev
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libextractor3

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;