USN-2617-2: NTFS-3G vulnerability
22 May 2015
NTFS-3G could be made to overwrite files as the administrator.
- ntfs-3g - read/write NTFS driver for FUSE
USN-2617-1 fixed a vulnerability in FUSE. This update provides the
corresponding fix for the embedded FUSE copy in NTFS-3G.
Original advisory details:
Tavis Ormandy discovered that FUSE incorrectly filtered environment
variables. A local attacker could use this issue to gain administrative