USN-3028-1: NSPR vulnerability
11 July 2016
NSPR could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted input.
- nspr - NetScape Portable Runtime Library
It was discovered that NSPR incorrectly handled memory allocation. A remote
attacker could use this issue to cause NSPR to crash, resulting in a denial
of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
the necessary changes.
- USN-3023-1: thunderbird