USN-3936-1: AdvanceCOMP vulnerability
4 April 2019
AdvanceCOMP could be made to run arbitrary code if it opened a specially crafted file.
- advancecomp - collection of recompression utilities
It was discovered that AdvanceCOMP incorrectly handled certain PNG files.
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-3936-2: advancecomp