xdelta3 vulnerability

ID USN-2901-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-02-17T00:00:00


It was discovered that xdelta3 incorrectly handled certain files. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially-crafted file, a remote attacker could use this issue to cause xdelta3 to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.