NTFS-3G Security Update for Debian 8 LTS
Posted on: 03/23/2019 08:38 AM

Updated ntfs-3g packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 8 LTS

NTFS-3G Security Update for Debian 8 LTS

Package : ntfs-3g
Version : 1:2014.2.15AR.2-1+deb8u4
CVE ID : CVE-2019-9755

A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in NTFS-3G, a read-write
NTFS driver for FUSE. A local user can take advantage of this flaw for
local root privilege escalation.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your ntfs-3g packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

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