Ubuntu 4198-1: DjVuLibre vulnerabilities

    Date 21 Nov 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in DjVuLibre.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4198-1
    November 21, 2019
    
    djvulibre vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 19.10
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in DjVuLibre.
    
    Software Description:
    - djvulibre: DjVu image format library and tools
    
    Details:
    
    It was discovered that DjVuLibre incorrectly handled certain memory
    operations. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a
    specially crafted DjVu file, a remote attacker could cause applications
    to hang or crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute
    arbitrary code.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 19.10:
      libdjvulibre21                  3.5.27.1-13ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      libdjvulibre21                  3.5.27.1-10ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libdjvulibre21                  3.5.27.1-8ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      libdjvulibre21                  3.5.27.1-5ubuntu0.1
    
    After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
    all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/4198-1
      CVE-2019-15142, CVE-2019-15143, CVE-2019-15144, CVE-2019-15145,
      CVE-2019-18804
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/djvulibre/3.5.27.1-13ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/djvulibre/3.5.27.1-10ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/djvulibre/3.5.27.1-8ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/djvulibre/3.5.27.1-5ubuntu0.1
    
    

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