Debian Security Advisory
DLA-482-1 libgd2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 May 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 824627.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-8874.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a stack consumption vulnerability in the libgd2 graphics library which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted imagefilltoborder call.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in libgd2 version 2.0.36~rc1~dfsg-6.1+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libgd2 packages.