USN-6196-1: ReportLab vulnerability
3 July 2023
ReportLab could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- python-reportlab - library to create PDF documents
It was discovered that ReportLab incorrectly handled certain PDF files.
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.