Debian Security Advisory
DLA-963-1 exiv2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 May 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 863410.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9239.
- More information:
It was discovered that the exiv2 library fails to parse some crafted tiff images, leading to denial of service via application crash.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.23-1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your exiv2 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