USN-5452-1: NTFS-3G vulnerability
30 May 2022
NTFS-3G could be made to crash or run programs if it opened a specially crafted file.
- ntfs-3g - read/write NTFS driver for FUSE
It was discovered that NTFS-3G was incorrectly validating NTFS
metadata in its ntfsck tool by not performing boundary checks. A
local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of
service or 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.
- USN-5463-1: ntfs-3g-dev, libntfs-3g89, libntfs-3g883, ntfs-3g, libntfs-3g88