USN-3815-1: gettext vulnerability
12 November 2018
gettext could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted message.
- gettext - GNU Internationalization utilities
It was discovered that gettext incorrectly handled certain messages.
An attacker could possibly use this issue 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.
- USN-3815-2: gettext