[USN-4143-1] SDL 2.0 vulnerabilities
mike.salvatore at canonical.com
Mon Sep 30 15:18:26 UTC 2019
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4143-1
September 30, 2019
SDL 2.0 vulnerabilities
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 19.04
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
SDL 2.0 could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it
opened a specially crafted file.
- libsdl2: Simple DirectMedia Layer: cross-platform development library
providing access to low level media interfaces
It was discovered that SDL 2.0 mishandled crafted image files resulting in an
integer overflow. If a user were tricked into opening a malicious file, SDL
2.0 could be caused to crash or potentially run arbitrary code.
It was discovered that SDL 2.0 mishandled crafted image files. If a user were
tricked into opening a malicious file, SDL 2.0 could be caused to crash or
potentially run arbitrary code.
(CVE-2019-7635, CVE-2019-7636, CVE-2019-7637, CVE-2019-7638)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2017-2888, CVE-2019-7635, CVE-2019-7636, CVE-2019-7637,
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