Debian: DSA-4413-1: ntfs-3g security update

    Date21 Mar 2019
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in NTFS-3G, a read-write NTFS driver for FUSE. A local user can take advantage of this flaw for local root privilege escalation.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4413-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    March 21, 2019                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : ntfs-3g
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-9755
    
    A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in NTFS-3G, a read-write
    NTFS driver for FUSE. A local user can take advantage of this flaw for
    local root privilege escalation.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:2016.2.22AR.1+dfsg-1+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your ntfs-3g packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of ntfs-3g please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ntfs-3g
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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