USN-2670-1: libwmf vulnerabilities
08 July 2015
libwmf could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libwmf - Windows metafile conversion tools
Fernando Muñoz and Stefan Cornelius discovered that libwmf incorrectly
handled certain malformed images. If a user or automated system were
tricked into opening a crafted image file, an attacker could cause a denial
of service or execute arbitrary code with privileges of the user invoking
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.