Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS / 18.10 / 19.04 : glib2.0 vulnerability (USN-4014-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 125813
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionIt was discovered that GLib incorrectly handled certain files. 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 libglib2.0-0, libglib2.0-bin and / or libglib2.0-dev packages.