USN-3454-2: libffi vulnerability
24 October 2017
A security issue was fixed in libffi.
- libffi - Foreign Function Interface library (development files, 32bit)
USN-3454-1 fixed a vulnerability in libffi. This update
provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that libffi incorrectly enforced an executable stack. An
attacker could possibly use this issue, in combination with another
vulnerability, to facilitate executing arbitrary code.
- USN-3454-1: libffi6-udeb, libffi6, libffi, libffi-dev