USN-4499-1: MilkyTracker vulnerabilities

15 September 2020

MilkyTracker could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.

Releases

Packages

  • milkytracker - music creation tool inspired by Fast Tracker 2

Details

It was discovered that MilkyTracker did not properly handle certain input. If
a user were tricked into opening a malicious file, an attacker could cause
MilkyTracker to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.