USN-3709-1: Xapian-core vulnerability
10 July 2018
Xapian-core could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted file.
- xapian-core - Development files for Xapian search engine library
It was discovered that Xapian-core incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this to execute arbitrary code.
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.