[Bug 1839432] Re: [CVE] malicious .desktop files (and others) would execute code

Launchpad Bug Tracker 1839432 at bugs.launchpad.net
Mon Aug 12 13:15:32 UTC 2019


This bug was fixed in the package kconfig - 5.18.0-0ubuntu1.1

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kconfig (5.18.0-0ubuntu1.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: malicious .desktop files (and others) would execute
    code (LP: #1839432).
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-14744.diff: removes the affected feature as
      currently 'unused'.
    - CVE-2019-14744

 -- Rik Mills <rikmills at kubuntu.org>  Fri, 09 Aug 2019 08:29:29 +0100

** Changed in: kconfig (Ubuntu Xenial)
       Status: In Progress => Fix Released

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