[USN-5108-1] libntlm vulnerability
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Fri Oct 8 16:04:07 UTC 2021
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5108-1
October 08, 2021
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
libntlm could be made to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code.
- libntlm: NTLM authentication library
It was discovered that Libntlm incorrectly handled specially crafted NTML
requests. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of
service or another unspecified impact.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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