Apport vulnerability

2017-07-18T00:00:00
ID USN-3354-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2017-07-18T00:00:00

Description

Felix Wilhelm discovered a path traversal vulnerability in Apport
when handling the ExecutablePath field in crash files. An attacker
could trick a user into opening a specially crafted crash file and
execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.