USN-3782-1: Liblouis vulnerabilities
3 October 2018
Several security issues were fixed in Liblouis.
- liblouis - Braille translation library - utilities
Henri Salo discovered that Liblouis incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
It was discovered that Liblouis incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2018-17294)
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.