Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4298-1 hylafax -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Sep 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-17141.
- More information:
Luis Merino, Markus Vervier and Eric Sesterhenn discovered that missing input sanitising in the Hylafax fax software could potentially result in the execution of arbitrary code via a malformed fax message.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 3:6.0.6-7+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your hylafax packages.
For the detailed security status of hylafax please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/hylafax