CVE-2017-17521

Priority
Description
uiutil.c in FontForge through 20170731 does not validate strings before
launching the program specified by the BROWSER environment variable, which
might allow remote attackers to conduct argument-injection attacks via a
crafted URL, a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-17534.
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:25:07 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)