Emacs vulnerability

2017-09-21T00:00:00
ID USN-3427-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2017-09-21T00:00:00

Description

Charles A. Roelli discovered that Emacs incorrectly handled certain files. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted file (e.g., email messages in gnus), an attacker could possibly use this to execute arbitrary code.