ESB-2018.3794 - [Ubuntu] LibRaw: Denial of service - Remote with user interaction 2018-12-06

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               LibRaw vulnerabilities patched in Ubuntu LTS
                              6 December 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           LibRaw
Publisher:         Ubuntu
Operating System:  Ubuntu
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-5816 CVE-2018-5815 CVE-2018-5813
                   CVE-2018-5812 CVE-2018-5811 CVE-2018-5810

Reference:         ESB-2018.3253

Original Bulletin:

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3838-1
December 06, 2018

libraw vulnerabilities

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its 

- - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
- - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS


LibRaw could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it 
opened a specially crafted file.

Software Description:
- - libraw: raw image decoder library


It was discovered that LibRaw incorrectly handled photo files. If 
a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted 
photo file, a remote attacker could cause applications linked against LibRaw to 
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 
package versions:

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
  libraw16                        0.18.8-1ubuntu0.2

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
  libraw15                        0.17.1-1ubuntu0.4

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
  libraw9                         0.15.4-1ubuntu0.3

After a standard system update you need to restart your session to 
make all the necessary changes.

  CVE-2018-5807, CVE-2018-5810, CVE-2018-5811, CVE-2018-5812,
  CVE-2018-5813, CVE-2018-5815, CVE-2018-5816

Package Information:

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