USN-4588-1: FlightGear vulnerability

19 October 2020

FlightGear could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.

Releases

Packages

Details

It was discovered that FlightGear could write arbitrary files if received a
special nasal script. A remote attacker could exploit this with a crafted
file to 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.

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