Debian Security Advisory DSA-3780-1 email@example.com https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff February 01, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
Package : ntfs-3g CVE ID : CVE-2017-0358
Jann Horn of Google Project Zero discovered that NTFS-3G, a read-write NTFS driver for FUSE, does not scrub the environment before executing modprobe with elevated privileges. A local user can take advantage of this flaw for local root privilege escalation.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2014.2.15AR.2-1+deb8u3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:2016.2.22AR.1-4.
We recommend that you upgrade your ntfs-3g packages.
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