Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS : libxcursor vulnerability (USN-3729-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 111576
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIt was discovered that libxcursor incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected libxcursor1 package.