Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS / 18.10 : libxslt vulnerability (USN-3947-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 124085
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIt was discovered that Libxslt incorrectly handled certain documents.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive information.
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 libxslt1.1 package.