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Ubuntu: USN-3852-1 (CVE-2018-1758): Exiv2 vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3852-1 (CVE-2018-1758): Exiv2 vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
01/10/2019
Created
03/19/2019
Added
01/17/2019
Modified
07/02/2019

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-3852-1:

It was discovered that Exiv2 incorrectly handled certain files.

An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.

CVE-2017-9239 only affected Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

(CVE-2017-11591, CVE-2017-11683, CVE-2017-14859, CVE-2017-14862,

CVE-2017-14864, CVE-2017-17669, CVE-2017-9239, CVE-2018-16336,

CVE-2018-1758)

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-exiv2
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libexiv2-12
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libexiv2-14

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-exiv2
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libexiv2-12
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libexiv2-14

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