USN-3458-1: ICU vulnerability
23 October 2017
ICU could be made to crash or run arbitrary code as your login if it received specially crafted input.
- icu - International Components for Unicode library
It was discovered that ICU incorrectly handled certain inputs. If an
application using ICU processed crafted data, a remote attacker could
possibly cause it to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code with
the privileges of the user invoking the program.
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.
- USN-3458-2: libicu48, icu, lib32icu48