[USN-3916-1] libsolv vulnerabilities
mike.salvatore at canonical.com
Fri Mar 22 14:15:07 UTC 2019
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3916-1
March 22, 2019
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 18.10
Libzip could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.
- libsolv: A dependency solver using a satisfiablility algorithm
It was discovered that libsolv incorrectly handled certain malformed input. If a
user or automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted file,
applications that rely on libsolv could be made to crash, resulting in a denial
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.
CVE-2018-20532, CVE-2018-20533, CVE-2018-20534
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