USN-5198-1: HTMLDOC vulnerability
16 December 2021
HTMLDOC could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.
- htmldoc - HTML processor that generates indexed HTML, PS, and PDF
It was discovered that HTMLDOC improperly handled malformed URIs from an input
html file. An attacker could use this to cause a denial of service.
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.