USN-5249-1: USBView vulnerability
21 January 2022
USBView could be made to crash or run programs as an administrator.
- usbview - USB device viewer
It was discovered that USBView allowed unprivileged users to run usbview as
root. A local attacker could use this vulnerability to gain administrative
privileges or 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.