USN-6477-1: procps-ng vulnerability
14 November 2023
procps-ng could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.
- procps - /proc file system utilities
It was discovered that the procps-ng ps tool incorrectly handled memory.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause procps-ng to crash,
resulting in 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.