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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2017-16612): Wayland vulnerability

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) November 29, 2017 November 29, 2017 April 25, 2018

Description

libXcursor before 1.1.15 has various integer overflows that could lead to heap buffer overflows when processing malicious cursors, e.g., with programs like GIMP. It is also possible that an attack vector exists against the related code in cursor/xcursor.c in Wayland through 1.14.0.

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References

Solution

ubuntu-upgrade-libwayland-bin