USN-5060-2: NTFS-3G vulnerabilities
31 August 2021
NTFS-3G could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted image file.
- ntfs-3g - read/write NTFS driver for FUSE
USN-5060-1 fixed a vulnerability in NTFS-3G. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 14.04 ESM and Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that NTFS-3G incorrectly handled certain image file.
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.