[USN-3750-1] Pango vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Wed Aug 22 15:49:59 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3750-1
August 22, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Pango could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted
- pango1.0: Layout and rendering of internationalized text - gir
Jeffrey M. discovered that Pango incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make
all the necessary changes.
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