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Ubuntu: USN-4641-1 (CVE-2018-14346): libextractor vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-4641-1 (CVE-2018-14346): libextractor vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/17/2018
Created
11/27/2020
Added
11/24/2020
Modified
11/24/2020

Description

GNU Libextractor before 1.7 has a stack-based buffer overflow in ec_read_file_func (unzip.c).

Solution(s)

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

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