[USN-5099-1] Imlib2 vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Mon Oct 4 16:39:56 UTC 2021
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5099-1
October 04, 2021
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
Imlib2 could be made to denial of service and possibly execute
- imlib2: Image manipulation and rendering library
It was discovered that Imlib2 incorrectly handled certain ICO images.
An attacker could use this issue to cause a denial of service
and possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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