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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ntfs-3g security update
25 March 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 8
Impact/Access: Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2019-9755
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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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