[USN-3788-2] Tex Live-bin vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Tue Oct 23 12:19:21 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3788-2
October 23, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 18.10
Several security issues were fixed in Tex Live.
- texlive-bin: TeX Live: path search library for TeX (development part)
USN-3788-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Tex Live. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 18.10
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Tex Live incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
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