Debian Security Advisory
DLA-589-1 mupdf -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Aug 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 833417.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-6525.
- More information:
A flaw was discovered in the pdf_load_mesh_params() function allowing out-of-bounds write access to memory locations. With carefully crafted input, that could trigger a heap overflow, resulting in application crash or possibly having other unspecified impact.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.9-2+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your mupdf packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS