USN-5955-1: Emacs vulnerability
15 March 2023
Emacs could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- emacs24 - GNU Emacs editor
It was discovered that Emacs did not properly manage certain files when
using htmlfontify functionality. A local attacker could possibly use this
issue to cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary commands.