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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2017-5333): icoutils vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2017-5333): icoutils vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/14/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/25/2017
Modified
01/19/2021

Description

Integer overflow in the extract_group_icon_cursor_resource function in b/wrestool/extract.c in icoutils before 0.31.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (process crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted executable file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-icoutils

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