USN-6282-1: Velocity Tools vulnerability
10 August 2023
Velocity Tools could be made to run arbitrary code if it opened a specially crafted file.
- velocity-tools - A subproject of the Apache Velocity project
Jackson Henry discovered that Velocity Tools incorrectly handled certain
inputs. If a user or an automated system were tricked into opening a specially
crafted input file, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
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.