Ubuntu 3770-2: Little CMS vulnerabilities

    Date20 Sep 2018
    CategoryUbuntu
    3608
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Several security issues were fixed in Little CMS.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3770-2
    September 20, 2018
    
    lcms, lcms2 vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 12.04 ESM
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in Little CMS.
    
    Software Description:
    - lcms: Little CMS color management library utilities
    - lcms2: Little CMS color management library
    
    Details:
    
    USN-3770-1 fixed a vulnerability in Little CMS. This update provides
    the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
    
    Original advisory details:
    
     Pedro Ribeiro discoreved that Little CMS incorrectly handled certain
     files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of
     service. (CVE-2013-4276)
    
     Ibrahim El-Sayed discovered that Little CMS incorrectly handled
     certain files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a
     denial of service. (CVE-2016-10165)
    
     Quang Nguyen discovered that Little CMS incorrectly handled certain
     files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary
     code. (CVE-2018-16435)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
      liblcms-utils                   1.19.dfsg-1ubuntu3.1
      liblcms1                        1.19.dfsg-1ubuntu3.1
      liblcms2-2                      2.2+git20110628-2ubuntu3.3
      liblcms2-utils                  2.2+git20110628-2ubuntu3.3
    
    After a standard system update you need to restart applications using
    Little CMS to make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3770-2
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3770-1
      CVE-2013-4276, CVE-2016-10165, CVE-2018-16435
    
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