USN-4107-1: GIFLIB vulnerabilities
20 August 2019
Several security issues were fixed in GIFLIB.
- giflib - library for GIF images (utilities)
It was discovered that GIFLIB incorrectly handled certain GIF files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2016-3977)
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.